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70-year-old woman charged with stabbing husband

Leona Stephenson (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Leona Stephenson (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A 70-year old woman was arrested Tuesday night, charged with stabbing her husband in the chest.

Police were called to the 2400 block of Aquarius Drive, where they found Willie Stephenson, 70, stabbed in the side of the chest.

His wife, Leona Stephenson, 70, was arrested by Hamilton County sheriff's deputies and charged with one count of felonious assault. The incident remains under investigation.

The couple has been married for 44 years.

Stephenson has been released on her own recognizance and was ordered to stay away from her husband.

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