Laurette Brunson was shot at her wedding reception yesterday. The wedding was at their home and started at 2 p.m. Laurette had 3 children at the house when the shooting occurred. She was shot by her husband Richard Brunson. The police said that she was shot with a .22 calibre handgun, and he shot her in the abdomen.
The couple had been living together for about 4-5 months before they were married. The shooting happened around 5 p.m. after Laurette threw a plate of macaroni salad at Richard. A neighbor called the police, but when they got there the groom was gone. The hospital officials say that Mrs. Brunson is in satisfactory condition.