Marine charged in wife's shooting death
Sun, 20 Feb 2011 15:02:07 GMT —
Police are investigating the shooting death of a 23-year-old woman early Sunday morning.
Officers were called to a home in the 2200 block of West Gordon Avenue, just after 1:30 a.m. Sunday. When they got there they found Natalie Eppler with a gunshot wound to the head. She was taken to the hospital, but was pronounced dead about an hour later.
Her husband 25-year-old James M. Eppler was arrested and charged with murder, aggravated assault, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.
Officers say James Eppler is an active duty marine.