FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Bond has been lowered for an Itawamba County man charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife.
Avery Underwood, 23, remains in the county jail following an arraignment on a grand jury indictment.
Underwood is charged in the death of Destiny Underwood, 19, at their Fulton home on June 5, 2018.
Investigators believe the woman was choked to death during a physical assault.
His bond was originally set at $1 million but a judge lowered the bond to $250,000.