- Associated Press - Friday, November 27, 2015

MACOMB TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - A woman has been arrested in the fatal shooting of her 75-year-old husband in their Macomb Township condominium.

Macomb County sheriff’s officials say Friday that the woman called 911 Wednesday afternoon and told dispatchers that she accidentally shot her husband.

Deputies found Ronald Chimelak suffering with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to his chest. Chimelak was taken to an area hospital where he later died.

The woman who called 911 was questioned by investigators and later arrested. She is being held in the Macomb County Jail.

A handgun was recovered from the home.

Sheriff’s investigators were expected to meet Friday with prosecutors to discuss charges.


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