Woman charged with shooting husband

A Louisa County woman was charged with shooting her husband at their Chopping Road home.

Rae Cherry, 72, was arrested on April 8 and charged with malicious wounding, use of a firearm to commit a felony and discharging a firearm within an occupied dwelling, according to Louisa County Sheriff's Office Major Ronnie Roberts.


The incident was reported just before 9 p.m. in the 3900 block of Chopping Road.

Cherry was released from Central Virginia Regional Jail on Monday on a $50,000 secured bond. She is scheduled to appear in Louisa Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court on July 9.



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