Homicide Investigation

A Shelby County man is dead from a gun shot and his wife is recovering from a gun shot wound to the arm. The shootings happened sometime before 12:30 Tuesday morning at the residence of Joel and Debbie Marty. Their home is off highway seven west, on County Road 1510. Sheriff's investigators have filed no charges and are releasing little information. The couple was taken to a Center hospital. Joel Marty was pronounced dead. Debbie Marty was transferred to a Nacogdoches hospital.