Police: 90-Year-Old Woman Shot Husband in Back

Emma Walton
Posted at 9:53 AM, Feb 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-23 05:00:35-05

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) - Police say a 90-year-old woman shot her 86-year-old husband in the back during an argument.

WALB-TV ( reports that Emma Walton was arrested Saturday following the shooting at a home in Albany.

Dougherty County Police Lieutenant Stephen Mitchum says Walton's husband was shot with a revolver. He has since been released from the hospital.

Walton has been charged with aggravated assault. It is unclear whether she has an attorney.


Information from: WALB-TV,

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