Trial underway for woman charged in husband's shooting murder

MORRIS COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - By Courtney Lane - bio | email

MORRIS COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The trial is underway for Marie Sartain of Lone Star, a wife accused of shooting and killing her husband.

A Morris County spokesperson says Sartain is facing life without parole, charged with murdering her husband.

Newell Sartain, 67, was found shot to death in the couple's home in 2008.

Two months later, Marie Sartain was arrested as the prime suspect in her husband's murder.

The state is in the process of presenting their evidence in the trial.

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