The Lubbock District Attorney's Office tells NewsChannel 11 Arthur Dean Swagger will be arraigned Tuesday on murder charges in the death of Joy Swagger.
Police say he severely beat and then sexually assaulted his wife June 2nd at the Motel 6 on 66th and I-27. Joy Swagger died at University Medical Center four days later.
Man Behind Bars After He Allegedly Beats His Wife Unconscious Then Sexually Assaults Her
Police say he beat his wife to near death in a Motel 6 room, and now he is behind bars. Investigators believe Swagger beat his wife unconscious - then sexually assaulted her.