A Calvert City woman was arrested Sunday night for allegedly shooting and killing her husband.
The Marshall County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened around 7 pm in the 1700 block of Horace Barnes Road near Calvert City.
Central Dispatch received a call from 47-year old Rhonda Seaford of Calvert City, who said she had accidentally shot her husband—46-year old Jay Seaford. Once police arrived, the husband was found unresponsive and was pronounced dead at the scene.
An investigation determined the couple had been in an argument and that the husband had fired two shots into the floor. Rhonda Seaford got control of the gun at some point and allegedly shot her husband in the back.
Ms. Seaford was arrested and charged with murder. The investigation continues and an autopsy was scheduled.