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Police: Columbus man tries to kill wife

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  A Columbus man is facing aggravated assault and false imprisonment charges after police say he tried to kill his wife.

It happened Sunday at 4 PM at the couple's home on Seaton Drive, off Weems Road.

According to reports, 35-year-old Kelley Tante was struck in the head several times with a pistol, leaving her with scalp lacerations and hearing loss in her left ear.

Her husband, 36-year-old Michael Tante, was arrested at the scene. When officers got there, they say Tante had already fired one gun shot.

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