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Man accused of shooting wife twice on New Year's Day

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(WMC-TV) – Charges have been filed against a Jackson, Tennessee man accused of shooting his wife twice on New Year's Day.

Police say during an argument between 63-year-old Kenneth Turner and his wife, he poured sugar in her car's gas tank. And when the argument escalated, police say Turner shot his wife in both legs.

Officers got the scene to find Turner armed with two guns in his driveway.

They arrested him, and Turner was later arraigned on attempted murder, aggravated domestic assault and vandalism domestic abuse charges

His bond is set at $200,000.

At last check, his wife was still recovering in the hospital.

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