Man charged with shooting wife, himself appears in court

Keith Miles in court, charged with shooting wife and himself

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Columbus man charged with shooting himself and his wife appeared in Recorder's Court on Wednesday morning.

News Leader 9 was there when Keith Miles pleaded not guilty.

Authorities say his wife told them Miles was going to make it look like someone else shot the couple. The shooting happened around 3 a.m. Monday morning at the Parkwood Mobile Home Park off Farr Road.

The wife was shot in the stomach and leg and remains in ICU at the medical center. Miles was shot in the foot.

He is being held without bond on aggravated assault and cruelty to children charges.

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