• Man accused of killing wife with AK-47 in front of child

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    FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla.,None - Flagler County deputies say a man killed his wife with an AK-47 assault rifle right in front of their child.

     

    Investigators said William Merrill shot his wife in their bathroom while the couple’s 3-year-old daughter was in the bathtub.

     

    Merrill told detectives the shooting was an accident, but officials have ruled it a murder.

     

    The couple's two children are now with their grandparents.

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