St. Paul Mother Apparently Shot, Son Booked for Assault

Updated: 05/01/2013 1:40 PM By: Leslie Dyste

A 66-year-old woman was shot in her St. Paul home early Wednesday morning.

According to St. Paul Police, officers responded to a home at 4:52 a.m. in the 400 block of Robie Street East and found Ester Munoz Richards with an apparent gunshot wound.

Her son, 32-year-old Ryan Richards, was also at the scene.

Ester Munoz Richards was taken to Regions Hospital. She is conscious, but further details on her condition have not been released.

Ryan Richards was booked for assault at the Ramsey County Law Enforcement Center.

Police are not currently looking for any other people of interest as they continue to investigate this case. 

At this point, additional details have not been released.