Man arrested for murder after wife found stabbed to death at their home in Blue Mound

The Blue Mound Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred on Sunday morning.

At around 9:46am, Blue Mound PD along with FD and Medstar EMS responded to a home in the 700 block of Globe Avenue for a welfare concern.

When officers arrived at the house, they located a 69-year-old man with a laceration to his neck. Officers also located his 66-year-old wife deceased in one of the bedrooms. She had sustained multiple stab wounds.

Paramedics transported the husband to a local hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive. Police have since arrested him on a charge of Murder.

Officials do not believe there is any threat to the general public. Detectives continue to investigate this incident.