Court date reset for man accused of killing his wife

Lisa Peoples (SOURCE: submitted)
Lisa Peoples (SOURCE: submitted)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The court date was reset for a man accused of killing his wife the same day she was granted an order of protection against him.

Mario Scales, 30, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife, Lisa Peoples.

Peoples was a mother of five children and was shot and killed on Kings Arms Street, near Fox Meadows on April 3.

His case has been reset to April 26.

A GoFundMe account has been set up to help Peoples' five children.

Peoples' home going celebration will be Saturday at Anointed Faith World Church at noon.

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