Vicksburg police charge woman with husband’s murder

Becky Harris

UPDATE: A judge set bond for Becky Harris at $150,000 Thursday afternoon.

VICKSBURG, Miss. (WJTV) — A woman is charged first-degree murder in her husband’s homicide investigation.

Police said 46-year-old Becky Harris allegedly shot her husband, 61-year-old Alfred Harris, in the back of the head.

Officers went to a home on Smedes Street Monday to respond to a shooting.

When they arrived on the scene, Becky Harris flagged police down and told them there was a shooting inside her home.

She was held for questioning.

On Wednesday, officials from the crime lab told investigators that Harris died after he was shot in the back of the head and ruled his death as a homicide. Becky Harris was then charged with the crime.

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