Woman said she stabbed, killed abusive boyfriend in self-defense

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OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. —

A woman in St. Cloud told police she shot and killed her boyfriend in self-defense Tuesday.

The incident happened Tuesday morning on Harris Road.

The woman said she shot her boyfriend after he beat her, and then attacked her with a knife.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman said she was a victim of domestic violence and acted in self-defense.

So far, the woman has not been arrested.

The names of those involved were not released.