UPDATE: Woman Charged After Shooting in Greene County

The Greene County Sheriff's Office says a woman has been charged after shooting a man at a home near Rogersville. 

Melanie J. Spencer, 45, from Springfield, has been charged with 1st Degree Assault and Armed Criminal Action for shooting Samuel A. Biggs.

She is being held in the Greene County Jail on a $500,000.00 bond.

Biggs died in the hospital Sunday evening.

Additional charges are pending.


Original Story:

Deputies are investigating a shooting near Rogersville.

A 911 call was made by a woman who said she shot her boyfriend.

Officers found a man with a gunshot wound at a house on the 7600 block of E. Farm Road 182.

Deputies used GPS to find the cell phone used to make the emergency call.

The woman has been taken into custody for questioning.




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