Police in Charleston, IL have arrested 52-year-old Larry Steeples for the shooting death of his ex-girlfriend Gina Giberson.
Giberson was pronounced dead at the hospital around 8 am Monday morning after being shot five times.
Steeples has a history of violence, he spent 25-days in jail earlier this year for a domestic battery conviction.
Last week he was stabbed in the neck after starting a fight with a man who had accompanied Ms. Giberson to a local bar.
Police reports indicate that Giberson had even filed for an emergency order of protection recently in an effort to protect herself.