Joeann Smith charged in shooting death of 65-year-old man in Chicago's South Shore

January 11, 2014 10:56:36 AM PST
Charges have been filed in the shooting death of a 65-year-old man on the South Shore.

Joeann Smith, 52, is scheduled to appear in court Saturday.

Police say Joeann Smith and the victim, Willie Smith, 65, were having an argument on whether the gun would fire or not. That's when police say the gun went off and hit Willie Smith in the eye.

Doctors pronounced him brain dead at the hospital.