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Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office investigating early morning homicide

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MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News) - KNOE 8 News has confirmed that Ashley Rainwater was shot to death by her husband Dustin Rainwater.

Sheriff Mike Tubbs with the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office says that Rainwater will likely be charged with 2nd Degree Murder.

The Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office Crime Scene Investigation unit is helping with processing the crime scene. 

Sheriff officials do have Rainwater in custody and are questioning witnesses. 

Deputies will not confirm if today's murder was drug related.


ORIGINAL STORY:


MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News)- The Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an early morning homicide involving a husband and wife.

The sheriff's office was called to the house in the 4300 block of Dew Drop Rd. around 5:15 AM. When deputies arrived on the scene they noticed one woman had been shot.

Deputies confirm that the husband of the woman is in custody.

KNOE will continue to follow this story and continue to update you with information.
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