Self defense claimed in Edna shooting

A woman tells Edna Police Department self defense is the reason she shot and killed her boyfriend.

34-year-old Amber Sorenson told the the Jackson County dispatcher she shot her boyfriend.

On February 7th, 33-year-old Jarrett Parker was found dead in his home from a single gun shot to his chest.

Deputies questioned Sorensen that morning and again on a later date.

She says she picked up the handgun and pointed it at Parker in self defense.

Sorenson has not been arrested.

The case is currently under investigation.