OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) - Lee County authorities say an Opelika man is being held on a $100,000 bond after he was charged in the weekend murder of his wife.
Sheriff Jay Jones said 50-year-old Barbara Ann Tolbert was found dead in her home last Saturday.
The sheriff said the victim was discovered by her two daughters.
Jones said 40-year-old Rodney Bernard Torbert was apprehended during a traffic stop in Columbus, Georgia, and was returned to Lee County Tuesday night.
No motive was given.
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