WETUMPKA, AL (WSFA) - The funeral for a victim of a hostage situation that turned deadly will be held today in Elmore County. Friends and family will remember Haley Wingard, 17, who was shot and killed in a standoff between sheriff's deputies and her ex-boyfriend.
The service will be at the Thelma Baptist Church in Wallsboro. Visitation is at noon, the service will be at 2 p.m. Hayley will be buried at the cemetery across from the church.
Wingard died in an incident at a home on Taylor Hill Drive and Williams Road in the Wallsboro Community.
She was a senior at Wetumpka High School. The suspect, her ex-boyfriend, 25-year-old Derrick Bean, was shot and killed by authorities immediately after Bean fired the shot that killed Wingard.