Teen charged in murder of Marshall Co. woman

Teen charged in murder of Marshall Co. woman (Image 1)
Teen charged in murder of Marshall Co. woman (Image 1)

A teenager has been arrested for the late November murder of a Marshall County woman.

Penny Blackwell Coyle was found dead in her car parked along Old Rock Crusher Road in Lewisburg on November 21.

The 51-year-old had been shot in the head.

According to a report in the Marshall County Tribune, an 18-year-old was arrested for the crime on Tuesday.

The paper reports the teen was just 17 at the time of Coyle's murder.

The sheriff's office and prosecutors will ask for the case to be tried in an adult court.

A motive for Coyle's murder was not immediately clear.

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