A local woman have been charged with killing her boyfriend following a fight over the weekend.
Laura Flores-Messick, 30, was arrested Sunday on a murder charge.Laura Flores-Messick, 30, was arrested Sunday on a murder charge.
San Antonio police found out about the death Saturday, after receiving a call from the mother of Chason Montez-Deoca, 40, the victim in the case.
Montez-Deoca’s mother said she received a call from her son on Friday night and could hear the pair arguing. She also missed a call from him later that night.
They found the victim’s body inside his home in the 7600 block of Muleshoe Lane.
Montez-Deoca was found lying in blood with multiple gunshot wounds and a cut on his neck about 6:40 p.m. Saturday, police said. A shell casing was said to be in the bathroom of the home.
According to arrest papers, she is charged with murder in the death of her boyfriend. Investigators believe Messick shot Montez-Deoca, then cut his neck with a knife before leaving the home they shared together on Muleshoe Lane over the weekend.
The affidavit said that when investigators questioned Flores-Messick about the killing, she confessed. It said that she told them while she was shooting Montez-Deoca, she was thinking, “what a jerk he is” and “what an (expletive) he is.”
She told detectives that when she left the scene she did not know if the victim was dead, and she did not report harming him because she feared she’d be charged with murder, the affidavit said.
Messick is now in custody and charged with murder.