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Brookhaven man held on $500K bond in wife's death

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) - A judge has set a $500,000 bond for a Brookhaven man accused of in the shooting death of his wife.

Forty-1-year-old James E. Pendleton is charged with murder in the Dec. 4 shooting death of 29-year-old Gail Pendleton.

Authorities say the shooting appears to have followed a domestic dispute.

Assistant Chief Nolan Jones says  the investigation continues, but it's "a pretty clear-cut case at this point."

A grand jury could get the case early next year.

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