TAYLORVILLE - A man who allegedly shot his wife in Taylorville Friday morning has been charged with attempted murder.
Dennis Adams, 58, is being held at the Christian County jail.
Police say it all began shortly before 8:00 AM. When police arrived at the scene of the crime, they found Jolene A. Adams, 32, had been shot and Dennis Adams had fled the scene.
Police found Adams a short while later. After a four hour standoff, Adams surrendered to police.
The victim is being treated at St. John's Hospital in Springfield.