54-year-old Texas man fatally shoots wife in Northwest Austin home

Vanessa Neves Death – Obituary : 54-year-old James Marcus Neves have been arrested after he shot and killed his wife during a domestic disturbance in their Northwest Austin home, reports say.

According to the Austin Police Department, the incident happened in the 11000 block of Spicewood Parkway.

Officials responded after receiving a shooting reports at about 8:30 p.m. James had allegedly called 911 stating that he had shot his wife during a domestic altercation.
Arriving officers located 41-year-old Vanessa Neves at the scene suffering from a gunshot injuries. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

James was taken into custody at the scene and have been booked into the Travis County Jail on a bond of $750, 000.

Anyone with information is urged to contact APD Homicide department at 512-974-TIPS.