BLUM — April Thompson, 24, of Odessa, was arrested Saturday morning after shooting and killing Private Cody Ryan Patterson of Blum.
The Hill County Sheriff's Office says Patterson was home on leave from Iraq.
Officials say Thompson was ar
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