GRAINGER COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) - A grainger county man is expected to be arraigned this morning after a weekend standoff with police.
It happened Saturday at a home in the 1500 block of Roach Road in Rutledge.
Police say 44-year old Samuel Clifton Thompson shot his wife in the face then barricaded himself in his home.
He fired off several rounds while inside. After a six hour standoff, deputies raided the home and arrested Thompson as he fought back.
He is charged with Domestic Assault and Aggravated Domestic Assault with a Firearm.
His wife's condition has not been released,