Police: Manila woman arrested for shooting Blytheville man

MANILA, AR (KAIT) - The Manila Police Department charged a Mississippi County woman in the shooting of a man on Tuesday, December 16, 2014.

According to a news release from the Manila Police Department, Felicia Ashabranner of Manila is charged with domestic battery and discharging a firearm in city limits. Ashabranner was arrested for shooting Henry Neese of Blytheville in the stomach.

According to the release, officers found Neese lying on the porch at 408 S. Baltimore Street. When officers arrived on the scene, Ashabranner started running towards an officer and yelled, "I shot him. I shot him. I need an ambulance."

Neese was taken to a Jonesboro hospital.

Ashabranner was given a $45,000 bond.

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