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Virginia Woman Charged With Slaying Of Her Husband

10:59 PM, Jun 18, 2010   |    comments
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SPOTSYLVANIA, Va. (WUSA) -- Authorities say, Janay Morgan Majors shot and killed her husband.

It happened inside the couple's home on Lanes Corner Road in Spotsylvania County.

Majors placed a 911 call to the Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office around 10:00 pm Thursday night. Detectives say, she confessed to pulling the trigger.

"She did call and said, I shot my husband," Lieutenant James Bibens told 9 News Now.

Officers found her husband Anthony O'Brian Majors, in the master bedroom with three gunshot wounds to the chest.

The house is in a rural section of Spotsylvania County near Lake Ana. Their children were in the house but reportedly unharmed.

Bibens said, "There were two children, 18-months, boys, twins, they were at the residence at the time of the shooting but not inside the room where the shooting occured."

Majors is charged with murder and possession of a firearm. The twin boys are with child Protective Services.

Written by Alex Trevino
9News Now & wusa9.com

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