Waverly husband charged in wife’s shooting death

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WAVERLY, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 22-year-old Waverly man has been taken into custody after his wife was shot and killed Sunday.

Police were called to a home in the 100 block of Curtis Drive on reports of gunshots being fired in the area. Upon their arrival, police discovered Brandi Shear dead inside a car parked in the home’s driveway.

During the course of the investigation, it was revealed that Charles and Brandi Shear both fired shots before the 22-year-old woman was shot and killed.

Her husband, Charles Shear, has since been taken into custody and is charged with second-degree murder. He is being held in the Humphreys County jail on a $300,000 bond.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is assisting with the investigation.

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