Semo Woman Shot, Killed; Husband Accused in Death

POINT PLEASANT, MO (KFVS) - A New Madrid County woman is dead after she was shot in the head.

It happened over the weekend in Point Pleasant.

Police say 39-year-old John Ellington faces first-degree murder charges after allegedly shooting and killing his wife, 49-year-old Carolyn Ellington.

(Thanks to Raycom sister station KFVS in Cape Girardeau.)