PORTAGE, Mich. (WZZM) -- A woman has died from injuries she sustained in a shooting Wednesday, June 24.
It happened just before 7:30 a.m. in the 2900 block of French Bay Drive.
When officers arrived on scene, they found Rachel Drafta, 25, laying in the driveway. She was shot one time behind her right ear. Officers began performing CPR until relieved by emergency medical responders. Drafta was transported to Bronson Hospital.
Witnesses say Drafta and the suspect, Theresa Petto, 43, of Hastings, were involved in an altercation in Drafta's driveway.
An officer located Petto walking in the area. A handgun, registered to her, was found under a travel trailer nearby. Petto was arrested and lodged at the Kalamazoo County Jail.