MEMPHIS, TN (abc24.com) - A man is charged with murder after his wife was found shot dead in their Hickory Hill home late Thursday night.
Memphis police were called to the 6300-block of Hunters Place Drive around 11:55 p.m. on Thursday, July 19. When officers arrived they found 47-year-old Brendia Simmons in a bedroom with a gunshot wound. An ambulance was called and paramedic pronounced the her dead on the scene.
The victim's husband, 46-year-old John Simmons, was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder.