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Adair man shot, killed; wife charged

The Kentucky State Police charged an Adair County woman in the shooting death of her husband early Wednesday.

Laurie Andrade, 58, was charged with reckless homicide and lodged in the Adair County jail after the incident about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, police said.

Troopers said they received a call about a shooting on Sand Lick Road, 12 miles south of Columbia, and they found Leonard B. Andrade Jr., 47.

Adair County Coroner Rick Wilson pronounced the victim dead at the scene, police said.

The shooting apparently followed a domestic argument.

The investigation continues.

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