Charges upgraded against Stonewall woman accused of shooting husband


STONEWALL, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Charges have been upgraded against a DeSoto Parish woman accused of shooting her husband at their Stonewall home Tuesday evening.

Deputies responded to a 911 call in the 100 block of Ward Road around 5:45 p.m. and arrived to find that Glenn Hodgkiss had been shot multiple times. The sheriff’s office says it was Mr. Hodgkiss that made the 911 call. He was taken to the hospital with what the sheriff’s office describes as non-life-threatening injuries.

According to the DeSoto Parish Sheriff’s Office, investigators determined that 59-year-old Cheryl Hansen Hodgkiss had shot her husband with a 9mm handgun.

She was taken into custody and booked into the DeSoto Parish Detention Center. Hodgkiss was originally charged with domestic abuse battery, but the charge has since been upgraded to attempted second-degree murder.

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