Police reveal the shocking reason this man allegedly shot his wife


by KMOV.com Staff


Posted on July 9, 2014 at 5:32 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 9 at 5:32 PM

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NAYLOR, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A southeast Missouri man is facing charges after he allegedly shot his wife after an argument.

Bobby Leonard, 59, has been charged with domestic assault and armed criminal action.

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Police said Leonard shot his wife Carolyn after the two got into argument at their trailer in Naylor, Missouri Saturday.

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 Police said when they arrived, they found someone holding a towel to Carolyn’s right shoulder.

According to police, Bobby then came out of the trailer and surrendered. According to police, when an officer asked Bobby why he shot his wife, he replied “I got tired of her.”