MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A woman is arrested and charged with murder after shooting and killing her husband.
Bibb County Sheriff’s Investigators say 45-year-old Tenita Shoats shot 43-year-old Vernon Shoats Sr. during an argument Sunday night. Deputies found Shoats Sr. with multiple gunshot wounds inside his Hidden Lake Apartment around 6 p.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators say Shoats Sr. had a gun in his hand and somewhere between the argument, his wife took it and shot him.
Tenita Shoats will make a court appearance Monday afternoon.
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