Ricky Lunsford

12:06pm

Mon April 30, 2012
Ricky Lunsford was Madison Cnty Sheriff 2000-2006

Former Tenn. Sheriff Charged with Attempted Murder

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — A former West Tennessee sheriff has been arrested after a shooting outside a Jackson bar.

The Jackson Sun reports that 52-year-old Ricky Lunsford of Jackson was charged with attempted murder and kidnapping in an attack against his estranged wife early Sunday.

Calls to police indicated a man pulled a woman at gunpoint from the Tap Bar and Grill and that shots had been fired.

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