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Man indicted in wife's death

Published On: Dec 24 2013 04:16:34 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 21 2013 04:15:43 PM CST
06-03-13_Franklin Delph

Franklin Delph was charged with first degree murder on June 3, 2013. Sullivan County Sheriff's Office

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. -

A Bristol, Tennessee man charged with killing his wife was indicted by a Sullivan County Grand Jury.    

Franklin Delph is facing charges of First Degree Murder and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon.

According to police, Delph is accused of shooting his wife, Sue Delph, in the head. Officers say Delph first told police his wife shot herself, but they say the evidence told a different story.

Delph will be back in court on January 9.