Ex-boyfriend suspected in shooting death of former SM South student Elizabeth Richards

Liz Richards and her son Jay. Richards was shot and killed over the weekend.
Liz Richards and her son Jay. Richards was shot and killed over the weekend.

Friends and family of former SM South student Elizabeth Richards, 19, are mourning the loss of the mother of a young son.

Police found Richards’ body in a south Kansas City, Mo., home around 11 a.m. Saturday. She died of a gunshot wound.