Elkhart Woman Faces Eight Years for Murdering Boyfriend

According to our reporting partners at The Truth, an Elkhart woman faces eight years behind bars after admitting she shot and killed her boyfriend.

22-year-old Kendra Ellis pleaded guilty Thursday to shooting Doyle Nesbitt to death.

It happened back on October 25th at the couple's apartment on Third Street in Elkhart.

You may also remember Ellis was accidentally released from jail after her arrest for the shooting, but was quickly re-arrested.

Her sentencing is set for January 18th.


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