Husband Shoots Wife to Help Her Avoid Military Service, Police Say

Husband Shoots Wife to Help Her Avoid Military Service, Police Say

September 17, 2012 Updated Sep 17, 2012 at 11:28 AM CST

A strange story out of Louisiana.

According to a report from Louisiana television station KSLA, police allege that a Louisiana man shot his wife in order to help her avoid military duty.

The 26-year-old husband is facing a charge of illegal use of a weapon, while his 25-year-old wife is facing a charge of criminal mischief, according to the KSLA report. The woman suffered gunshot wounds to the legs, according to the KSLA report.

Watch video and read the KSLA report HERE.

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