Woman jumps from 3rd floor after boyfriend's killing

April 23, 2008 8:45:44 PM PDT
A south suburban Lansing woman jumped from a third-floor window Wednesday afternoon to escape two gunmen who fatally shot her boyfriend.She managed to run for help after her fall and is hospitalized.

Witnesses say the gunmen were lying in wait for 33-year-old Edward D. Simon to return home with the couple's three children.

The witnesses say the shooting occurred in front of the youngsters.

The children are OK. Police say robbery may have been the motive.