Jackson County man accused of killing his wife


JACKSON COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – State Police say a husband in Jackson County murdered his wife.

Troopers say Farris Vanwinkle and his wife Peggy Vanwinkle had an altercation and Farris allegedly fatally shot her.

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Investigators say it happened over night and state police were contacted around 3 a.m.

Trooper say Vanwinkle faces several charges, including, murder, abuse of corpse and tampering with physical evidence.