Son, 18, Fatally Shoots His Mother, and Wounds His Father, at the Family Dinner Table!
A family in New York has been shattered after a son shot and killed his own mother at the family's dinner table.
NBC News 4 reports that Minire Pelinkovic, 51, was shot around 6:15 p.m. Saturday at the home on Burbank Avenue. She was rushed to Staten Island University Hospital with a gunshot wound in her lower back, according to the NYPD. She was later pronounced dead at the hospital.
Officers picked up and arrested her son, Adnan Pelinkovic, for allegedly firing the shot that killed her. He's been hit with more than half a dozen charges, including murder, attempted murder and assault.
A 54-year-old man, Adnan's father, also suffered injuries in the domestic dispute. Police say he sustained a laceration on his chest but refused medical treatment at the home.
According to authorities, Adnan and his mother had been having an argument that escalated quickly. According to their reports Adnan grabbed a gun, a legally owned 9mm Sig Sauer that belonged to his father, turned it on his mother and mortally wounded her.
This story is still developing and we will keep you updated as more details become available.