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18-Year-Old Woman Charged With Killing Boyfriend

Marissa Huffman is the first woman charged with murder in Marion County in 2018.

INDIANAPOLIS – An 18-year-old Indianapolis woman is facing a murder charge after investigators say she shot and killed her boyfriend after a fight.

Prosecutors say Marissa Huffman shot her boyfriend Joshua Tye, 21, Friday morning on Birch Avenue just southwest of downtown Indianapolis.  Officers say Tye was dead by the time they showed up.  

According to RTV6, officers say Huffman admitted killing her boyfriend while being processed at the jail saying, “He deserved to die.  F*** him.”

Huffman is the first woman charged with murder in Marion County in 2018.  She’s currently in the Marion County Jail without bond. 

 

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