A Berea man was charged Monday in the shooting death of his wife.
Phillip Skidmore III, 45, called 911 at 2:46 a.m. When police arrived, they found Kimberly Skidmore, 52, dead of a single gunshot wound to the chest, said Capt. Ken Clark of the Berea police.
Investigators said no one else was in the couple's home at 305 Forest Street at the time of the shooting.
Police arrested Phillip Skidmore and took him to the Madison County Detention Center.
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An autopsy was scheduled Monday in Frankfort, Clark said.