- Associated Press - Monday, July 27, 2015

FOSTER CITY, Calif. (AP) - An elderly man in Northern California has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of his 90-year-old wife.

KRON-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1MvXf38 ) 93-year-old Wayne Bair is accused of killing his wife, Marie Bair, before trying to kill himself inside their Foster City home last month.

Police say officer responded to reports of a medical emergency at the home and found the couple with stab wounds to their necks.

Officials say Marie Bair was dead by the time officers arrived.

Prosecutors say there were no signs of forced entry or intruders in the home and that the knife was located at the scene.

Wayne Bair spent weeks in the hospital recovering from his apparent self-inflicted stab wounds before he was charged on Friday. He remains in custody without bail.


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