Police: woman fatally stabs husband in Federal Way

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. (AP) -- Police in Federal Way, Washington, say a man has been fatally stabbed and his wife has been taken into custody.

The News Tribune reports ( http://is.gd/ND5jZy ) that police were called at about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. A 51-year-old man died at the scene.

Police spokeswoman Cathy Schrock says detectives are interviewing the 50-year-old woman.

Federal Way is between Seattle and Tacoma.

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Information from: The News Tribune, http://www.thenewstribune.com

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