POLICE: Elderly man murdered his wife in Fayette Co., Ky. - WDRB 41 Louisville News

POLICE: Elderly man murdered his wife in Fayette Co., Ky.

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John Blevins (Source: Fayette County Jail) John Blevins (Source: Fayette County Jail)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - A Kentucky man is accused of murdering his own wife.

John Blevins, 88, was arrested after authorities say he killed the 85-year-old woman.

Neighbors allegedly told police they heard a single gunshot from the Blevins' home in Lexington. Police reported to the scene and discovered Mrs. Blevins had been shot and killed, according to reports.

Neighbors say they were surprised when they saw officers walk Blevins out of his home in handcuffs.

Blevins is charged with murder.

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