The preliminary investigation revealed that Carson J. Moore, 69, Guthrie, called 911 and reported that his wife had sustained injuries after she fell. Upon EMS arrival, they located 67 year old Johnnie Moore unresponsive with severe injuries to her head and face. Johnnie Moore was transported by Todd County EMS to Tennova Healthcare, Clarksville, TN. She was then transferred to Skyline Medical Center, Nashville, TN, where she is currently listed in critical, but stable condition.
Carson J. Moore was arrested and lodged in the Todd County Jail on the sole charge of Assault 1st Degree (Domestic Violence).
The investigation is ongoing by Detective Luis Palmer. Further information will be released as it becomes available.