Trial Continues for Cairo Man Accused of Murdering Wife in 2013

Trial is underway for Chauncey Hughes, the Cairo man accused of murdering his wife in 2013. According to reports from the Alexander County Sheriff’s Department, Hughes was arrested after allegedly shooting his wife 5 times in their Cairo home in November of 2013. The case had went to a mistrial in August of last year, but is now back on schedule. Hughes is being charged with five counts of first degree murder.