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A Bolingbrook girl pointed a loaded handgun at her husband whereas he was in mattress after accusing him of withholding cash to finish her kidney transplant, police reviews mentioned.
Renee Elliott-Smyshlyaev, 49, of the 100 block of Holly Avenue, faces misdemeanor fees of aggravated assault with a lethal weapon and reckless conduct in reference to incident.
About eight a.m. on April 4, officers responded to a home disturbance at Elliott-Smyshlyaev’s residence and noticed her standing on the entrance door “extremely intoxicated, displaying slurred speech” and having a “tough time concentrating,” in keeping with Bolingbrook police reviews.
Elliott-Smyshlyaev advised the officers she was concerned in an argument along with her husband and approached him within the upstairs bed room whereas he was nonetheless in mattress, police reviews mentioned.
“She confronted him over her believing he has been withholding belongings to pay for a kidney transplant for her,” police reviews mentioned.
Elliott-Smyshlyaev mentioned her husband “grew to become upset and struck her a number of instances,” police reviews mentioned. When the officers questioned her additional, Elliott-Smyshlyaev apparently “started to alter her model of occasions a number of instances” and would cease speaking in the midst of a sentence, police reviews mentioned.
The officers then spoke along with her husband, who mentioned Elliott-Smyshlyaev was consuming all through the day and night time earlier than yelling at him about how he was withholding cash for a kidney transplant, police reviews mentioned.
Whereas Elliott-Smyshlyaev’s husband was mendacity in mattress, she pointed a loaded semi-automatic handgun at his face, police reviews mentioned. The husband saved the loaded gun in a backpack in his dwelling workplace, police report mentioned.
Elliott-Smyshlyaev ordered him away from bed and to comply with her downstairs, police reviews mentioned. As the 2 walked downstairs, the husband swung his physique after which used his hand to strike the gun from Elliott-Smyshlyaev’s hand, police reviews mentioned.
“As soon as the handgun fell to the ground, he subsequent unloaded it and positioned it right into a gun secure, which was additionally situated in his downstairs workplace,” police reviews mentioned.