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Dentist office shooting suspect released from hospital, booked into jail

BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) - A man accused of shooting and killing his wife inside a Colonial Heights dentist office has been released from the hospital and booked into jail.

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office confirms 63-year-old Harry C. Weaver Jr. was booked into the Sullivan County Jail in Blountville on Sunday afternoon. 

Weaver is accused of fatally shooting his wife, 53-year-old Kelly Weaver, at Dr. David Guy Dentistry, where she worked. 

During the alleged shooting, a patient with a carry permit shot the gunman and held him until law enforcement arrived, according to investigators. 

Weaver is facing charges of first-degree murder and three counts of aggravated assault. He is being held without bond. 

 

 


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