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Brother Describes Deadly Evening

Mother, Daughter Shot To Death In Greenland Apartment

Posted: January 11, 2013 at 9:15 a.m.
Updated: January 11, 2013 at 9:49 p.m.

Greenland Police Chief Gary G. Ricker, left, helps Washington County personnel load the body of Betty DeSalvo at 1037 North Main in Greenland, the site of a double homicide Thursday night. Police released the names of two women killed and the man arrested in connection with their deaths. Mandrake Patterson was arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of his wife, Hope Patterson, and her mother, Betty DeSalvo, Ricker said. For video, go to nwaononline.com.

A witness to a deadly shooting in Greenland on Thursday night described Friday what happened at the Elmwood Apartments. Garry Lamproe, 64, said he shared an apartment, across from the Fayetteville Executive Airport, with his two sisters, Betty DeSalvo, 53, and Denise Fulfer, 55.

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Mandrake Patterson (Credit: Washington County Detention Center)

Greenland Double Homicide

Police released the names of two women killed and the man arrested in connection with their deaths in a shooting Thursday night in Greenland. Mandrake Patterson was arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of his wife, Hope Patterson, and her mother, Betty DeSalvo, said Greenland Police Chief Gary Ricker. The shooting occurred at 8:46 pm at 1037 No. Main Street in Greenland. Some parts of this video, such as a covered body being wheeled out on a gurney, may be disturbing to some viewers. (By David Gottschalk)
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