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A New Jersey woman has been arrested for allegedly shooting her husband to death over Christmas, authorities said.
Marylue Wigglesworth, 51, is accused of fatally shooting David Wigglesworth, 57, at his Mays Landing home Sunday night, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office confirmed.
Officers responded to the family’s residence on Somers Point Road around 10:19 p.m. m., where David Wigglesworth was found with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Marylue Wigglesworth was taken into custody
Marylue Wigglesworth was taken into custody on suspicion of murder and remained at the Atlantic County Justice Center on Monday.
The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office and the Hamilton Township Police Department did not immediately respond to requests for comment on the investigation.
Before his death, David Wigglesworth, known as “Wiggy” to friends and family, was active in local politics. In 2019, he campaigned unsuccessfully as a Republican for the township committee, New Jersey 101.5 reported.
He was also on the planning board and volunteered at the Boys and Girls Club of Atlantic City.
David and Marylue Wigglesworth have a grown son, according to WPG Talk Radio. Photos on social media show the apparently happy family posing in various locations, including a trip to Philadelphia earlier this year.