VICKSBURG, Miss. —
A Mississippi man is accused of shooting his estranged wife in the face during an argument, officials said.
News outlets report 31-year-old Victoria Jefferson was taken to a hospital and was listed in stable condition.
Vicksburg police Chief Milton Moore said she told officers that her husband, 61-year-old Milton Ray Jefferson, shot her after she refused to stop and talk to him Monday night.
Police said the Jeffersons have been separated for about a month.
Moore said Milton Jefferson surrendered to police and is charged with aggravated assault-domestic violence. Additional details were not released.