Hamilton woman charged in shooting



MONROE COUNTY – A Hamilton woman has been charged in connection the shooting of a Monroe County man.

Brandy Degaris, 31, of Hamilton, was charged today with aggravated assault, as well as possession of a stolen vehicle and armed robbery.

The charges stem from the investigation into the shooting of Gaither Roebuck, of Monroe County.

Deputies were called to the Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center in Amory after Roebuck was treated for a gunshot wound around 3:15 p.m. Wednesday.

A release from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says Roebuck was at his business in the Athens community when he was shot.

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