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White Widow An American woman, 76, has murdered her for husband annoying her

A woman in South Carolina has been charged with the murder of her husband.

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Mary Todd, 76, has been charged by investigators for the murder of her husband after she told deputies she was angry because he accused her of cheating.

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Aiken County deputies in South Carolina say Mary Todd also told the officers who came to her Beech Island home around 4 a.m. Tuesday and that she drank too much before the confrontation.

The deceased was identified by Coroner Tim Carlton as 78-year-old William Todd. Paramedics pronounced him dead in the couple's home. He was killed by gunshot wound.

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Deputies say they had never been to the couple's home before for a domestic violence call.

Mary Todd is also charged with possession of a weapon during a violent crime. She is being held at the Aiken County jail awaiting a bond hearing.

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