Police: Wife accused of killing husband during dispute


BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Authorities in Louisiana say a woman was arrested and accused of fatally shooting her husband during a domestic dispute.

Lindy Lane was charged Thursday with manslaughter in the death of her husband, Sullivan Lane Jr.

Baton Rouge police spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. says officers found 52-year-old Sullivan Lane suffering from multiple gunshot wounds in his home.

A police affidavit says 39-year-old Lindy Lane and her husband were having a verbal fight that turned physical.

The affidavit says Lane armed herself with a handgun and attempted to hit her husband with it but shot him several times.

It’s unclear whether Lindy Lane has an attorney.

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