Courtney Jackson

Courtney Christine Jackson, 42, was fatally shot on Oct. 9 in her home in Peyton. Her husband, Thomas Harry Jackson is arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder. (Provided by El Paso County Sheriff’s Office)

A woman found dead Tuesday morning inside an eastern El Paso County home has been identified as Courtney Jackson, 42, the Sheriff’s Office said.

Her husband, Thomas Harry Jackson, 45, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder in her death, court records show. He remained in the county jail Thursday without bond.

Thomas Jackson

Thomas Jackson. Photo courtesy El Paso County Sheriff’s Office.

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Ellie is a general assignment reporter. She's a proud Midwesterner, stationery hoarder and Earl Grey tea enthusiast. After interning at The Gazette in 2015, she joined the newspaper's staff in 2016.

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