fatal shootingA domestic dispute Sunday night nearly turned tragic as a Bullhead City mother allegedly pulled out a gun and pointed at her adult son’s head. The gun was never fired, but police were dispatched to the Holiday Shores neighborhood immediately.

            Kelly Lee Lipka, 56, was arrested at her residence in the 500 block of Downey Dr. shortly after 10 p.m.

            A police department spokesperson said that Lipka was very intoxicated when she started yelling at her 23-year old son. During the argument, according to police reports, the mother pointed a 9mm gun at her son’s head and threatened to kill him. Detectives are still trying to determine what sparked the incident.

            Lipka has been charged with aggravated assault, endangerment, threatening, disorderly conduct, and disorderly conduct involving a weapon, all per domestic violence. She was booked into the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.