PHOENIX - A woman who was shot and killed Tuesday while hugging her boyfriend in Phoenix has been identified.
Amanda Mosley, 24, died at a local hospital Tuesday after her boyfriend’s gun accidentally went off and shot her, Sgt. Tommy Thompson said.
According to Thompson, Mosley and her 18-year-old boyfriend were hugging when she became uncomfortable with a gun in his waistband.
The man was in the process of removing the gun when it discharged and shot the woman.
Mosley was taken to a nearby hospital where she later died.
Thompson said the shooting appears to be accidental but remains under investigation.
He said the case will be submitted to the Maricopa County Attorney's Office for review.
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