A 55-year-old Lizella man was indicted Tuesday on allegations he shot his wife and then shot himself at their home on Lineberger Road May 16.
Kenneth Burnam is charged with family violence-related aggravated assault, according to the indictment filed Tuesday in Bibb County Superior Court.
Bibb County deputies have said Diane Burnam, 48, was on the ground, covered with blood and unable to speak when they arrived following the 10:30 p.m. shooting. Kenneth Burnam had a large wound on his forehead and appeared to be under the influence of alcohol, according to a sheriff’s office news release.
Kenneth Burnam was released from jail Monday on $27,700 bond, according to jail records.
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