Weakley Co. Man Charged with Manslaughter

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WEAKLEY CO., Tenn. - Weakley County deputies arrested William Joseph "Bill" Puckett on a charge of voluntary manslaughter, Friday.

Puckett is charged in South Fulton in connection with the death of Robert Elks. Investigators say Puckett and Elks got into a fight at Puckett's home on Oakfield Drive in Martin on July 29.

Police say Elks died from his injures, Friday. The investigation continues.

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