News

Police: Wife Fatally Shoots Husband After Mistaking Him For Intruder

View Comments
File photo of New Orleans police officers. (credit: ROD LAMKEY JR/AFP/Getty Images)

File photo of New Orleans police officers. (credit: ROD LAMKEY JR/AFP/Getty Images)

Featured Items

Small-WttNEW College Football Playoff System

Small-WttTinder Fun With Arian Foster Tweets

77820352_8Hot Cheerleader - Funny Faces 2014

From Our CBS Music Sites

77820352_8Awesomely Ugly Christmas Sweaters

77820352_8Houston Astros Tweet: Taylor Swift Concert Will Be Moved If They Make Postseason?!

459651046 Police: Wife Fatally Shoots Husband After Mistaking Him For IntruderThese Names Tend To Land On Santa's Naughty List

77820352_810 Weirdest Requests From Kids To Santa

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

NEW ORLEANS (CBS Houston/AP) — A woman shot and killed her husband after mistaking him for an intruder.

Police tell The Times-Picayune that the 53-year-old woman shot 57-year-old Charles Williams Monday, shortly after 11 a.m. at their home in the city’s Lower 9th Ward.

No charges have been filed.

Police say the case will be turned over to the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office for review.

(TM and © Copyright 2012 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 26,142 other followers