Woman Shot by Husband in East Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Officials have charged an 82-year-old man for murdering his wife in east Charlotte.

The call for service came in at 8:57 a.m. on Thursday in the 7900 block of Langford Court. Upon arrival officers located a female inside the residence suffering from apparent gunshot wound. The female was pronounced deceased on scene by Medic.

As a result of evidence gathered, detectives charged James Norris, 82, with the murder of Charlene Norris, 79. Her family has been notified of her death.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective