HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A man has been charged with capital murder in connection with the shooting death of his wife in a vehicle.

The Huntsville Police Department (HPD) was called to an area on Highway 72 in Madison on November 15 for what they initially thought was a suicide. As the investigation continued, HPD learned this was a homicide.

Authorities confirm Savannah Hancock Tolbert, 37, was killed in a shooting incident.

David Telton Tolbert, 48, was arrested and charged with capital murder of a person in a vehicle on Friday, December 9.

Investigators believe the shooting was related to a domestic dispute.

Tolbert was booked in the Madison County Jail without bond.