The Arlington Police Department arrested a man after they say he confessed to killing his wife. Police were called to shooting at a motel in the 1900 block of W. Pleasant Ridge Road about 7:40 p.m. on Friday.
According to Arlington police spokesman Tiara Richard, a man at the hotel admitted to first responders that he had shot a woman, who officers learned was the man's wife. The victim is 59-year-old Susan Brown.
Based on evidence at the scene and the admission, police arrested the husband, 51-year-old Ricky Lynn Brown. Brown remains in the Arlington City Jail facing a murder charge. Bail has not been set.
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