Woman indicted for killing KSU student

1:11 PM, Jan 11, 2014   |    comments
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KENNESAW, Ga. -- A 22-year-old Austell woman has been charged with shooting a Kennesaw State University student to death last year.

Sparkles Lashayla Lindsey is accused of killing Kimberly Kilgore near the entrance to a Kennesaw apartment complex on Oct. 11, 2013.

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Lindsey faces a number of charges in Kilgore's death, including malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault and firearm possession.

Cobb County police said the crime began as a road rage incident. When Kilgore tried to pull into the Shiloh Green apartment complex on Walton Green Way, Lindsey followed her.

Lindsey reportedly pulled out a gun and shot Kilgore. The 21-year-old college student later died at the hospital.

Lindsey already had an extensive criminal record with charges that included shoplifting, battery and probation violation.

She has been held without bond in the Cobb County Jail since her arrest on Oct. 12, 2013. An arraignment date has not yet been set.

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