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Polk County Mother Accused Of Killing Her Daughter

Polk County Mother Accused Of Killing Her Daughter

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (970 WFLA) - A Winter Haven mother has been arrested and charged with second degree murder, charged with mistakenly shooting her daughter.

It happened Monday night after Adele Bing claims she had a fight with her boyfriend at her house on 18th St. SE.  He left with a head injury after he said Bing hit him with a gun.

Investigators said later on, Bing answsered a knock at her door armed with a gun and baseball bat.  She told them she thought it was the boyfriend and she was afraid, so detectives say Bing fired a shot.  It was her 25-year-old daughter, Ruby Bing, who was holding her four-month-old child.

Ruby Bing died at the scene.  The child was not hurt. 

Adele Bing is charged with second degree murder and child abuse without great bodily harm.


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