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Murder Charge Against Wife Is Dropped

GLASGOW, Ky. (AP) - Prosecutors have dropped charges against a south-central Kentucky woman who was accused of killing her husband.

Thirty-two-year-old Amy Nunn of Glasgow was charged with murder and tampering with evidence in the shooting death of her husband last year. Joseph Nunn was shot three times inside their home. Amy Nunn told investigators she'd seen two men dressed in black wearing ski masks leave their house.

A mistrial was declared in the case last June after a jury deadlocked.

Barren County Commonwealth's Attorney Karen Davis dismissed the charges this week. Davis says that moving forward with a second trial would have likely produced a similar result because there is no new, relevant information in the case.

---Information from: Glasgow Daily Times, http://www.glasgowdailytimes.com

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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