Richland County, SC (WLTX) - Richland County deputies have arrested a suspect they say shot and killed a woman Saturday night in northeast Richland County.
Zelda D. Kollock, 51, of Columbia was shot multiple times in the upper body. An autopsy conducted this morning shows that she died from complications of those gunshot wounds according to Richland County Coroner Gary Watts.
Deputies say 58-year-old John Washington and the victim got into an argument; during the confrontation, officers say the man pulled out a gun and shot her in the upper body. The victim died at the scene.
Officers arrested Washington after they say he got into a car accident on Interstate 77 and was ejected from the vehicle. He was taken to the hospital.
Deputies say Washington and the victim were in an estranged relationship.
The Richland County Sherriff's Department continues to investigate.