Charges against woman in domestic dispute upgraded to murder

A Harrison County woman who was charged with shooting a man during a domestic dispute has had those charges upgraded after he died.

Sheriff Troy Peterson, said Thursday that 39-year-old Edna Rivers was charged with aggravated assault-domestic violence in the shooting of 35-year-old Kendray Stallworth during a domestic dispute on Wednesday evening.

The shooting happened at a home on Freemont Street in Gulfport. Stallworth was taken to Singing River Hospital, but died of his injuries on Thursday.

The charges against Rivers were upgraded to 2nd degree murder and her bond was set at $1 million.


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