On Monday, June 24, Dustin Lewis Rainwater's arraignment was postponed until July 22.
Rainwater, age 32, was arrested on charges of second degree murder in May. He is accused of shooting his wife, Ashley Davis, age 29, at his residence at 4335 Dew Drop Rd.
According to an affidavit, the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from Rainwater the day of the incident and Rainwater told them that he had shot his wife. When deputies arrived on the scene, Rainwater was taken into custody without further incident.
It was also stated in the affidavit that witnesses at the scene told the officers that the victim was shot as she entered the carport door of the residence.
Rainwater's criminal history, as reported on the affidavit, includes possession of meth, aggravated assault with a firearm and possession of schedule II narcotics.