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Columbia woman pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for a Feb. shooting

Elizabeth Dye
Boone County Sheriff's Department
Elizabeth Dye


A woman pleaded guilty to second-degree murder Friday in a Feb. 2021 shooting.

Elizabeth Dye received a 20-year prison sentence in the death of Maya Wootton.

Police say Dye was homeless and living in a car, and shot Wootton in the basement of Wootton's home on Orchard Court

Lucas Harper pleaded guilty last month to tampering with evidence and will be sentenced at a later date.

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