Rhea County Woman charged in husband’s death

Chief Deputy John Argo (photo courtesy of WTVC - NewsChannel9.com)
Patricia Wilkey (RheaCountyTN.gov)

UPDATE: The TBI says Thomas Wilkey’s wife, Patricia Wilkey, has been charged in her husbands death.

According to the TBI, Patricia Wilkey is charged with one count of Criminal Homicide.
She is being held without bond in the Rhea County Jail.

The TBI confirms that their agents are working with the Rhea County Sheriff’s Department, at a house on Walker Town Road in Dayton.

The Rhea County Sheriff’s Office says the body of Thomas “Skipper” Wilkey was found in his home this Monday morning.

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