The Brownfield Sheriff’s Office has confirmed they are investigating a homicide which occurred Sunday evening.
Terry County Sheriff Larry Gilbreath said Sheriff’s Deputies was called to a residence in rural Terry County Sunday evening around 6:00 pm. Deputies responded to a residence near the intersection of FM 168 and FM 211. They discovered a female subject had reportedly been shot by her husband. Reports indicate 56 year old Kurt Blankenship was arrested and taken to the Terry County Jail on a charge of murder.
No further information has been released as of yet.