Wife shoots husband after he assaults her in Jackson home - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Wife shoots husband after he assaults her in Jackson home

Wife shoots husband in Jackson home; Source: WLBT Wife shoots husband in Jackson home; Source: WLBT
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson police responded to a shooting early Tuesday morning in the 300 block of Queen Julianna Lane.

According to Sgt. Roderick Holmes, shortly before 3:00 a.m., officers responded to a home where a husband and wife were fighting.

The 32-year-old man had been shot once in the side by his wife.  

After investigating, police found out that the 40-year-old woman had been assaulted by her husband before the shooting.

The victim was taken to a local hospital and is listed in stable condition. 

The female was detained and later transported for questioning. No charges have been filed yet.

This investigation is ongoing. 

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