Husband accused of fatally stabbing wife in domestic dispute

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June 12, 2014, 5:17 am
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(NECN: Justin Michaels) - A Rockland, Massachusetts man has been charged with fatally stabbing his wife in a domestic dispute Wednesday night.

The scene here on Moncrief Road is still active Thursday morning as police and the Norfolk County District Attorney's Office investigate what led to a woman being fatally stabbed in her driveway.

Around 7:40 Wednesday night Rockland Police got a call about a woman being stabbed at 189 Moncrief Rd.  

When police arrived they found a woman lying in the driveway suffering from an apparent stab wound.  Neighbors were trying to help her.  The victim was taken to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.  

The victim has been identified as 52-year-old Patricia Langley.  Her husband, 56-year-old Richard Langley, was placed under arrest at the scene and charged with murder.  

Langley will be arraigned Thursday in the Hingham District Court.

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Tags: Stabbing, massachusetts, investigation, Rockland, arraignment, Justin Michaels, Domestic, Richard Langley
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