Police: Tennessee man reported the killing of his wife

PORTLAND, Tenn. – Authorities say a Tennessee man called the police and confessed to killing his wife.

News outlets report, Portland police said in a news release that the 55-year-old Jose Castano told the dispatch Tuesday that he had killed 49-year-old Jacqueline Castano at their home.

Responding officers took Jose Castano in custody without incident. Jacqueline Castano, an elementary school teacher, was found dead on a bed, in the vicinity of a gun, the police suspect was used in the murder.

Jose Castano told the police that he killed his wife after an argument about infidelity in their marriage.

He is charged with one count of first degree murder and is being held in Sumner County Jail. News outlets not, whether he has a lawyer.

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