Owensboro Man Charged With Murder in Estranged Wife's Death

An Owensboro man has been charged with Murder in connection to the death of his estranged wife, according to the Kentucky State Police.

Posted: Sep 14, 2021 8:55 AM
Updated: Sep 14, 2021 9:27 AM

An Owensboro, Kentucky man is now being charged in the shooting death of his estranged wife.

The Kentucky State Police says 36-year-old Joshua Fuller of Owensboro was arrested around 4:30 p.m. on Monday and charged with Murder - (Domestic Violence) in connection to the death of 23-year-old Hannah Fuller.

Joshua Fuller, 36, of Owensboro - (Daviess County Jail)

According to KSP, Hannah was found dead at a home on West Fifth Street Road on the morning of Aug. 26 with what appeared to be a gunshot wound.

Investigators on the case say Joshua and Hannah may have been having an argument when the shooting happened.

Joshua was also charged with Tampering with Physical Evidence in connection to the case, but KSP didn't release any details on that charge. He remains in the Daviess County Jail on no bond.

The incident remains under investigation by KSP at this time.

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