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Murder suspect captured in Laredo

Murder suspect John Presley has been apprehended. Photo Source: Nacogdoches County Murder suspect John Presley has been apprehended. Photo Source: Nacogdoches County
The investigation continues in the murder of Stephanie Fowler Presley. Photo Source: Nacogdoches County The investigation continues in the murder of Stephanie Fowler Presley. Photo Source: Nacogdoches County
Charlotte Mallow was with Presley at the time and is being detained for questioning. Photo Source: Nacogdoches County Charlotte Mallow was with Presley at the time and is being detained for questioning. Photo Source: Nacogdoches County

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NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The man Nacogdoches law enforcement suspect of killing his estranged wife, Stephanie Fowler Presley, has been captured.

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office says that murder suspect John Presley was arrested in Laredo while attempting to cross into Mexico. Charlotte Mallow, 40, was with Presley at the time and is being detained for questioning. Officials say she is a known acquaintance of John Presley.

Stephanie Presley's body was discovered in a wooded area off of County Road 950 near the Rusk County line earlier Thursday morning. Autopsy results revealed that Presley was killed by a single gunshot.

Officials say that Mrs. Presley was reported missing by family members earlier Thursday afternoon after she did not attend work and was not at her home.

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