Wife charged in husband's death in Lafayette County

By The Assocated Press

OXFORD — A Lafayette County woman has been charged with murder in the death of her husband.

Lafayette County Coroner Rocky Kennedy tells the Oxford Eagle that the body of 60-year-old Henry White was found Tuesday at his home south of Oxford. An autopsy has been ordered.

Sheriff’s Investigator Scott Mills says Lou Ann White was arrested at the scene and charged in the case. Mills says she was being held in the county jail pending an initial court appearance.

Mills says the investigation is continuing.