A bond reduction hearing has been set for a Lake Village woman charged with capital murder in connection the June 18 shooting death of her husband, 58-year-old Bobby Livingston.
Kathy Livingston, 58, has filed a motion to have her $1 million bond reduced. A hearing of her motion has been set for September 15 at the Chicot County Courthouse at 9 a.m. before Circuit Judge Sam Pope.
Livingston is alleged to have fatally shot her husband then shot herself.
Tenth Judicial District Prosecutor Thomas Deen said he will not seek the death penalty because there is not sufficient evidence of the aggravating circumstances that are required by law to seek the death penalty.
Bobby Livingston, president of Livingston Pecan and Metal, Inc. died at 6:30 p.m. on June 18 of a gunshot wound to the chest.
Kathy Livingston has been held in a Jefferson County jail on a $1 million bond since her release from Jefferson Regional Medical Center where her first appearance hearing was held by teleconference on June 30.