Close
Bonneville Phoenix Network
 KTAR News
 Arizona Sports
Menu
Social
Latest News

Police say Phoenix woman stabbed new husband

PHOENIX -- Phoenix police say they have released a woman after she claimed she fatally stabbed her husband in self-defense.

Sgt. Steve Martos says the 49-year-old woman called police Thursday night and told dispatchers she had stabbed her new husband.

Martos says the 43-year-old man argued with the woman's mentally impaired adult son and the argument turned into a physical altercation. During the fight the woman stabbed her husband.

He later died at a hospital.

Police released the woman until they complete their investigation and consult with county prosecutors.

The name of the victim and the woman were not released.

About the Author


Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Latest News