Friday, April 26 2013 1:40 PM EDT2013-04-26 17:40:07 GMT
(WMC-TV) - Estranged husband Chris Jones is charged with second degree in the murder of Heather Palumbo-Jones. Her body was found in the area of Collierville-Arlington Road and Highway 64 in Memphis TuesdayMore >>
Estranged husband Chris Jones is charged with second degree murder in the death of Heather Palumbo-Jones.More >>
Saturday, April 20 2013 6:12 PM EDT2013-04-20 22:12:59 GMT
(WMC-TV) – Chris Jones denied he had anything to do with the disappearance of his wife Heather Palumbo-Jones, who was last seen Monday night. He spoke without emotion after a hearing for divorce proceedingsMore >>
Chris Jones denied he had anything to do with the disappearance of his wife Heather Palumbo-Jones, who was last seen Monday night. He spoke without emotion after a hearing for divorce proceedings for the couple.More >>
Wednesday, April 17 2013 3:43 PM EDT2013-04-17 19:43:56 GMT
MEMPHIS, TN - (WMC-TV) – Breaking news from the Action News 5 newsroom... Germantown police are looking for 33-year-old Heather Palumbo-Jones. Jones was last seen yesterday. Police said Jones has not madeMore >>
Police are searching for a 33-year-old woman who has not been heard from since Tuesday.More >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:07 AM EDT2014-09-02 14:07:52 GMT
Labor Day weekend has a special significance for alligator hunters in Mississippi. A few days into the start of this year's hunting season, a record-setting 756-pound gator was caught by Robert MahaffeyMore >>
Labor Day weekend has a special significance for alligator hunters in Mississippi. A few days into the start of this year's hunting season, a record-setting 756-pound gator was caught by Robert Mahaffey of Brandon in the first weekend of the season.More >>
MEMPHIS, TN -
(WMC-TV) - Chris Jones was charged with second degree murder in the death of his wife Heather Palumbo-Jones Wednesday. His former attorney William Jones IV, who is not related to the client, pulled out long before then. William wanted off the case the Friday before Heather disappeared.
"This is every attorney's worst nightmare," said William. "He had discovered a supposed affair that weekend and then that Monday right before her disappearance he got a letter from our office just formally letting him know that we would no longer represent him."
Chris denied any involvement in his wife's disappearance Friday. He told Action News 5 that he was blindsided when she filed for divorce.
"We were a very happy, beautiful family right up until the day before she decided to leave abruptly," he said.
Germantown police requested a copy of Friday's interview from Action News 5.
"There was a power struggle over a cellular device and it involved invading my privacy and in the grips of both of us having our hands on that device at the same time our leverage gave way and we both fell to the ground and that was the end of it," said Chris in response to why Heather had a protection order against him.
Chris' former attorney said he cannot get into details about why he wanted off the case because of attorney-client privilege. But he did confirm that for the past several days he has had armed security guards at this law office for the first time in his 12 years of practicing law.
Heather and Chris separated in early January. The couple has two young children who are now in the custody of their godmother.
Heather Palumbo-Jones was last seen Monday, April 15. Heather, a kindergarten teacher at Frayser Achievement School, did not report to work the next day.
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Friday, April 26 2013 1:43 PM EDT2013-04-26 17:43:06 GMT
(WMC-TV) - According to Germantown police, there are new developments in the missing persons case of Heather Palumbo-Jones. Right now, the department is conducting additional interviews related to theMore >>
The body of missing Germantown teacher Heather Palumbo-Jones was found in the area of Collierville-Arlington Road and Highway 64 in Memphis.More >>