A Cordova man was arrested and charged with aggravated assault after he shot his wife in the left shoulder early Tuesday morning in a reported domestic incident, a Shelby County Sheriff spokesman said.
The shooting took place at around 4 a.m. in the 1000 block of Links View East.
In a statement to deputies Charles Rice, 61, said he admitted to shooting his wife with a .38 caliber revolver in a domestic argument. His 59-year-old wife was taken to The MED in Memphis and is being treated for a non-critical gunshot wound in the collarbone.
Rice was arrested and taken to the Shelby County Jail in Downtown Memphis for processing.