UPDATE: Woman arrested in Lee Co. death investigation

UPDATE: Woman arrested in Lee Co. death investigation
Sherry Guzman (Source: Lee County Sheriff's Office)

LEESBURG, Ga. (WALB) - A woman has been arrested in connection to her husband’s death, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI).

Shortly before midnight on Friday, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office and EMS responded to a shooting on the 1000 block of South Philema Road.

South Philema Road
South Philema Road (Source: WALB)

Officers said they found Robert Guzman injured from a gunshot wound. He was taken to Phoebe where he died from the injuries.

The GBI was then requested to assist with the investigation.

Sherry Guzman, Robert’s wife, was charged with aggravated assault and felony murder.

She was taken to the Lee County Jail.

This case is still under investigation.

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