Mom killed, daughter shot, boyfriend arrested

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two women — a mother and a daughter — were shot, one fatally, by the daughter’s boyfriend, according to Albany police. 

The Albany Police Department said an unidentified female called to report the shooting around 3:15 p.m. on Thursday, telling officers that a man had shot 2 women at a home at 1105 Southeast Lafayette Street. 

When officers got to the home, they found 59-year-old Mary A. Taylor dead in the living room. The woman’s daughter, 36-year-old Lani M. Taylor, was found with a gunshot wound to her left arm. 

Lani Taylor was taken to a hospital for treatment. 

Police said they found 38-year-old Eric Rodriguez-Najar inside the home and detained him for questioning. Rodriguez-Najar, who had been in a long-term relationship with Lani Taylor, was later arrested on charges including murder, 1st-degree assault and unlawful use of a weapon. 

Rodriguez-Najar was booked in the Linn County Jail. 

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