Woman stabbed by husband

Woman stabbed by husband

Save Story
Leer en espaƱol

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(KSL News) A woman is in critical condition tonight after she was stabbed by her husband.

Police responded to the Arbor Lane Apartments around 4:00 this afternoon. According to officials, a man and his wife were fighting when the man pulled out a knife and stabbed the woman in the neck and stomach. He then went outside to a carport and hanged himself.

The woman managed to escape to a neighbor's. The neighbor called 911.

The woman was taken to the hospital where she underwent emergency surgery. She is expected to be OK.

Police aren't sure why the man stabbed her but say the couple has a history of domestic disputes.

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics



Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the KSL.com Trending 5.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast