Father-in-law, wife questioned in shooting death - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Police identify shooting victim

The shooting happened at this home on Elliston Road The shooting happened at this home on Elliston Road

(WMC-TV) – A man was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head early Tuesday morning. Now police are questioning the victim's wife and father-in-law.

According to police, 45-year-old Rodney Jones and his wife were in bed when the wife's father came into their bedroom to show the victim a gun. That is when they say it discharged and the man was shot.

Police have the 22 revolver that killed Jones.

Charges are pending in the shooting.

It happened just before 2 a.m. on the 4200 block of Elliston Road in Memphis.

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