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Deputies ID man dead in Gardnerville; woman jailed

Deputies ID man dead in Gardnerville; woman jailed

CREATED Dec 3, 2013

GARDNERVILLE, Nev. (AP) -- Authorities have identified a 33-year-old man who deputies say was shot dead by a woman during a fight in Gardnerville.

Douglas County deputies say Jason Richard Thrift was killed Monday morning. They've arrested 29-year-old Gardnerville resident Nichole Christine Followill on suspicion of open murder.
 
Officials say the two were in a dispute when Followill pulled out a handgun and shot Thrift once.
 
She is set to appear in court Wednesday for an arraignment.
 
It wasn't clear why the two were fighting.
 

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