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Wichita man charged with murder in wife's shooting death at park


WICHITA, Kansas — A Wichita man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of his wife.

The Wichita Eagle reports ( ) that Pierre Ross Washington is charged with first-degree premeditated murder in the Oct. 28 death of 26-year-old Diana Washington.

Police say Diana Washington was killed at a Wichita park. Authorities have not said what led to the shooting.

Washington's next hearing is Nov. 17. He's being held in Sedgwick County Jail on $500,000 bond.

He told the judge Monday when he was charged that he plans to hire his own defense attorney but didn't yet know whom.

Information from: The Wichita (Kan.) Eagle,

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