BREAKING NEWS – Woman arrested in shooting death of husband

Published 4:31 pm Monday, April 27, 2009

A 51-year-old Lamar County woman has been arrested in connection to the death of her husband.

County Deputy Coroner Philip Carlan says 44-year-old James Daniel Kendrick suffered “massive internal injuries due to gunshot wounds” resulting in his death Saturday.

Carlan said Kendrick’s body was transported to Jackson for an autopsy.

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Deputies say Kendrick’s wife, Beverly Kaye Kendrick, was arrested and charged with murder.

She is expected to make her first appearance Tuesday in Lamar County Justice Court.