Calloway County Sheriff says wife stabbed husband to death

The Calloway County Sheriff’s Office says a man found dead on the front porch of a home died of multiple stab wounds.

Walter French was found at a home at 164 Kline Trail in New Concord, Kentucky on Monday.

Sheriff Sam Steger says French’s wife, Laura French, stabbed him to death.

An autopsy showed his died of a stab wound to the chest.

Sheriff Steger says the couple has a long history of domestic violence.

Because of Laura’s statement, defensive wounds she received, and that she immediately went to a neighbor and called 911… she has not been arrested or charged.

On December 17, Sheriff Steger is going to bring the case in front of a grand jury and let them decide if Laura should be charged of it it is considered self defense.

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