Mother shot to death after trash argument

December 11, 2012

Police have preliminarily charged an Indianapolis man with murder after they said he shot his mother multiple times during an argument about taking out the trash. Paula Day, 54, was found dead Monday afternoon at her home on the 6000 block of Nolte Street. Police arrested 36-year-old Eric Bowman in Morgan County. Bowman was shot when he reportedly resisted arrest. He was last reported in stable condition Monday night at a local hospital.