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24-year-old woman kills her boyfriend by forcing him to drink bleach

By Mason White 10:59 AM March 9, 2017
Yasmine T. Elder and Darrius Ellis
Yasmine T. Elder and Darrius Ellis
By: William Martin

A young father Of Illinois, lost his life in a horrific domestic violence incident.

Police arrested 24-year-old Yasmine T. Elder, after she Killed her boyfriend, 26-year-old Darrius Ellis, during a fight.

Police said that the couple was sitting in a van in the 6500 block of South Bishop Street, in Chicago, when they got into an argument.

In a press release, police said that Elder overpowered Ellis, and forcefully poured bleach down his throat. Drinking bleach can burn tissues in the mouth, esophagus, and stomach.

The incident occurred at about 1:50 a.m. Elder was rushed to a hospital, where he died of his injuries.

His death was ruled a homicide after the Cook County medical examiner’s office determined that he died of “complications from forcible administration of a caustic substance.”

Ellis left behind his devastated family and his 5-year-old son.

Elder was arrested and she faces first-degree murder charges.