ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Anchorage police say a 27-year-old woman has been charged in the fatal shooting of her boyfriend.
The Anchorage Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1gOwyV6) that Bonnie Degenstein was arraigned Saturday afternoon on second-degree murder at Anchorage Jail with bail set at $300,000.
According to investigators, Degenstein called 911 Friday night to report that she and the victim had been drinking and playing with a gun inside a residence on West 54th Avenue when she accidentally shot him.
Police arrived and found 24-year-old Ryan Tamborrino dead. They initially reported that he had been shot multiple times, but later corrected that to say he was only shot once. Multiple guns were found at the residence.
Degenstein faces up to 99 years in prison. Her next court appearance is scheduled for Tuesday at 2 p.m.
Information from: Anchorage (Alaska) Daily News, http://www.adn.com