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Bald Knob Man Charged in Mother-in-Law's Death, Wounding of Wife

BALD KNOB, Ark. (AP) - Authorities have filed a capital murder charge against a White County man accused of killing his mother-in-law and wounding his wife.

Danny Keith Dunn threatened suicide when police approached him after the shootings Wednesday at the family's mobile home in Bald Knob. Police say Dunn wounded his wife, 37-year-old Pamela Ann Dunn and fatally shot his mother-in-law, 58-year-old Beverly Gail Grayson, 58.

The sheriff's office said Dunn was charged Thursday with capital murder and attempted capital murder. Dunn is being held without bond at the White County Jail.

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