Police: Fairfield woman charged in connection with husband’s death

Police: Fairfield woman charged in connection with husband’s death
Fairfield police say Subha Katel, 43, is being charged with negligent homicide in connection with the death of her husband. (Source: Fairfield Police Department)

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (FOX19) - Fairfield police say a woman is being charged with negligent homicide in connection with the death of her husband.

Police say Subha Katel, 43, shot her husband Tika Katel, 57, around 3:13 p.m. at their home in the 5800 block of Sigmon Way last Saturday.

Mr. Katel was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center where he was pronounced dead on Monday.

Fairfield police say Tika Katel, 57, was shot by his wife. He was pronounced dead on Monday.
Fairfield police say Tika Katel, 57, was shot by his wife. He was pronounced dead on Monday. (Source: Fairfield Police Department)

Mrs. Katel appeared in court Tuesday morning where she was placed on house arrest with electronic monitoring for 30 days.

Another court date has not been set.

Police have not released any information about a motive at this time.

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