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Monday May 07, 2007 6:04pm
Posted By: Scott Munsell
Lake City – A Craighead County fire chief is recovering tonight at a Memphis hospital after allegedly being shot by his ex-wife.
Norman Eidson was shot in the chest Friday afternoon while visiting his ex-wife’s home.
Police aren’t releasing much information about the crime, but according to family, the victim’s ex-wife, Myra Eidson, is the shooter.
Family members say the couple has been undergoing a rough divorce and Mrs. Eidson has been taking different medications including Zoloft and Prozac.
The alleged shooter is being held at the Lake City Police Department. The investigation is ongoing.