Kentucky State Police: Woman shoots husband, charged with murder

DRESSEN, Ky. (WATE) – One person is dead after a shooting in Harlan County, Kentucky early Thursday morning.

Kentucky State Police responded to the call in Dressen on Pope Hill Road around 1 a.m. Charles Web, 59, was found with gunshot wounds to the abdomen and hand. He was transported to Holsten Medical Center in Kingsport. He died at the hospital.

Investigators believe the victim was shot at his home by his wife Ruby Webb. The victim’s wife was arrested and is in custody at the Harlan County Detention Center. She faces charges for murder/domestic violence.

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