Man charged with killing Kemp woman in domestic dispute

Published on Friday, 14 March 2014 09:23 - Written by

(MCT) -- The Kaufman County Sheriff's Office is reporting that a Kemp woman was killed in what authorities are calling a domestic dispute, and a man has been arrested. The woman was shot and killed Tuesday night.

The incident occurred at a residence located on Farm-to-Market 3396 in Kaufman County. The location is in the Toolsa area, off Texas Highway 274, between Kemp and Seven Points.

According to reports, a man called 911 at about 8:36 p.m. on Tuesday, and reported the shooting. He told the Sheriff's Department that he shot the woman during a domestic dispute.

William Raymond Simons, 67, was arrested at the scene. His bond was set at $500,000.

The woman was pronounced dead by emergency responders.