Police in Kentucky say a woman has been charged in the fatal shooting of a neighbor and the wounding of the neighbor's wife
MOUNT STERLING, Ky. (AP) — Police in Kentucky say a woman has been charged in the fatal shooting of a neighbor and the wounding of the neighbor’s wife.
Montgomery County Sheriff Fred Shortridge tells WKYT-TV that Frances Zaayer was charged with murder, attempted murder and first-degree burglary after Saturday’s shooting near Mount Sterling.
A coroner identified the male victim as 47-year-old David N. Scott. Shortridge says Scott’s wife was taken to the University of Kentucky Hospital in critical condition.
Shortridge says Zaayer and the victims had been in a year-long dispute.
Zaayer is being held in the Powell County Detention Center. It wasn’t immediately known whether she has an attorney.
Information from: WKYT-TV, http://www.wkyt.com