Newport man calls police to report he shot, killed mother

NEWPORT, Wash. – A Newport man admitted to shooting and killing his mother on Sunday, police said. 

Newport Police said Jacob Mitchell, 28, called 911 to report he killed 64-year-old Carolyn Thompson-Mitchell. 

It is not clear what led up to the shooting, but police said it happened near 100 S Fea Ave. 

Mitchell was arrested and booked into jail for second-degree murder.

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