Police: Man shot wife dead in the supermarket car park

The police are investigating a fatal shooting outside a supermarket in a suburb northeast of Atlanta.

WSB-TV reports Barrow County Sheriff Jud Smith says the shooting happened Saturday around 5:20 p.m. in the parking lot of an Ingles grocery store in Auburn.

According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, a 911 call came from the store about a domestic disturbance.

The officers arrived to find 51-year-old Dorothy Russell of Statham, Georgia, was shot in a car.

Police say Russell was fatally shot by her husband, the 50-year-old Darrin Russell.

The GBI says Russell fled in a Mercedes, but was caught 45 minutes later.

Russell has been charged with one count of murder. He is being held in the Barrow County jail.

It was not immediately clear if Russell has an attorney.

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