Man accused of killing landlady

January 11, 2012

The man accused of killing a 74-year-old Shelbyville woman made his first court appearance Wednesday morning. William Avery Goode, 35, is accused of killing Genevieve Kelly. A relative found Kelly dead inside her ransacked home last Friday. Police said she was stabbed to death. Goode was found with a stab wound to his leg, bloody clothes and the murder weapon inside of his home, police say. Police have not released a motive for this crime.