stray bullet killing

Woman who inadvertently shot neighbor gets 6 years in prison

OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — A young woman who fired a gun during an argument with her boyfriend — inadvertently killing her elderly neighbor — has been sentenced to six years and three months in prison.Noelle St. John told investigators she grabbed her boyfriend's .380 caliber handgun at a suburban Portland apartment last June. She pointed it at her head, then opened the front door and fired a round.