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Inglewood man arrested for the shooting death of his wife


INGLEWOOD, Calif.–A 37-year-old man was arrested in connection with the shooting death of his wife in Inglewood.

Lynnette Ammons was found shot dead around 3:15 p.m. Wednesday in the 1100 block of North La Brea Avenue, between Centinela Avenue and Fairview Boulevard, said Lt. David Salcedo of the Inglewood Police Department.

“Based on the investigation it was determined Mrs. Ammons’ husband, Billie Shell, was a person of interest in her murder,” Salcedo said.

U. S. Marshals Service Regional Task Force personnel located Shell in Long Beach Thursday, and he was taken into custody, Salcedo said.

Shell was booked for murder and is being held in lieu of $1 million bail.