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South L.A. woman fatally shot, husband wanted

May 15, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A woman was shot and killed in her South Los Angeles home, and now the search is on for her husband.Police responded around 9:40 a.m. Saturday at an apartment near Central Avenue and 107th Street.

Relatives identify the victim as Shovana Jones, who worked as a guard for Los Angeles County.

They said that Jones' 15-year-old son walked into the apartment and found his mother's body.

His 2-year-old brother was also inside the home, but he was not hurt.

Police say the husband, Dejames Henderson, opened fire on Jones during a domestic dispute.

"Shovana was strong, loving, always on top of it and did everything that she needed to take care of her kids," described Jones' relative, Keishawna Henderson.

Relatives are calling on the suspect to turn himself in. They say the couple had just been married in February.

If you have any information regarding this care, you're urged to call 1-877-527-3247.


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