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Choctaw County woman gets to 4 years in prison for shooting mother

By: News 12 Staff
By: News 12 Staff

CHOCTAW COUNTY, OK -- The Choctaw County court clerk's office says 21-year-old Skyler Mote pleaded guilty and will spend the next four years in prison.

Investigators say she admitted to shooting her mother, 42-year-old Melissa Covington, in July with a .32-caliber revolver after an argument at their home.

Mote told police she wanted her mother dead.

Covington survived the shooting.

Mote faces an addition six years probation upon her release.


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