North Carolina woman charged in husband's shooting death

The 74-year-old had a gunshot wound to his chest

BAYBORO, N.C. (AP) - Sheriff's deputies in North Carolina have charged a woman in the shooting death of her husband.

The Pamlico County Sheriff's Office told local media that 69-year-old Linda Griffin is charged with an open count of murder. She is jailed without bond, and it's not known if she has an attorney.

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Deputies responded to a call at a home on N.C. Highway 306 in Grantsboro on Wednesday and found 74-year-old Raymond Griffin with a gunshot wound to his chest.

A news release from the sheriff's office said the Griffins both lived at the home.