- Associated Press - Thursday, January 23, 2014

LAWTON, Okla. (AP) - Lawton police say a woman has been found stabbed to death in a motel room and her husband has been arrested.

The Oklahoman reports (https://bit.ly/1dy0kck) that police in Lawton responded to a report of a stabbing at a motel about 9:15 p.m. Wednesday night.

Officers say they found the 51-year-old man with blood on his hands, clothing and body and arrested him. Police then found the 48-year-old woman dead.

Police say several knives were found in the room.

The man remains in custody at the Lawton city jail.

Authorities say the death is the fourth homicide case in Lawton so far this year.


Information from: The Oklahoman, https://www.newsok.com

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