Tylerite indicted for killing wife in February

Published on Friday, 23 May 2014 11:14 - Written by

A Tyler man has been indicted by a Smith County grand jury for killing his wife at the couple's home in February. 

Adrian Ray Mata, 30, was indicted Thursday on a murder chage for the Feb. 25 shooting death of his wife Jennifer Mata in the 1500 block of County Road 333.

Mata fled from the home and later surrendered to authorities at a home on Lake Palestine.