Ardmore Man to Face Murder Charges

10-04-06 – An Ardmore man accused of strangling his wife in July will go to trial. An Ardmore police investigator testified Tuesday that 34-year-old Brandon Ray Cross told him an about an argument he had with his wife. The argument was over sex, money and children prompted him to kill his wife Mendy in their garage on July 31st.

Judge Tate ruled there was enough evidence to proceed with trial, and a formal arraignment is set for December. Cross is being held in the Carter County Jail on a $10 million bond.