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Husband arrested in death of wife found beaten to death in Pinson home

PINSON, Ala. (WIAT) - Deputies arrested and charged a man with the murder of his wife after she was found beaten to death in her home on Sunday.

Authorities found 48-year-old Robin Rae Caudill in the bathroom of her home dead after her husband Arthur Leon McKinney called police reporting that he discovered her unresponsive. 

According to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, McKinney remained on scene and had blood on his clothing. He reportedly had no explanation for the injuries to the victim or the blood found throughout the house. 

Investigators determined that the victim had been beaten to death from evidence at the scene. 

McKinney is being held in the Jefferson County Jail on a $1,000,000 bond. 

 


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