The Van Zandt County man jailed for shooting to death his wife Sunday morning faces more charges.
Larry Maples of Ben Wheeler has been charged with Capital Murder, and Felony 2 Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Larry Maples of Ben Wheeler shot and killed Heather Maples early Sunday morning at a residence located on FM 16 West of Canton. The home belonged to Heather Maples’ boyfriend, Moses Clemente. The boyfriend was also shot by Larry Maples and is in critical condition at Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler.
The Texas Rangers are assisting the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Department with the investigation.