One dead, one injured in Daviess Co. homicide investigation

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DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) – The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man for homicide and assault.

Deputies were called around 12:30 p.m. to the 400 block of Browns Valley-Red Hill Rd. That’s just north of Utica.

Investigators say a woman ran to a neighbor’s house saying her husband stabbed her with a screwdriver.

Deputies also found an injured man at the scene. He was taken to the hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Police arrested Gerald Stokes, 65, for the attack.

This is an ongoing investigation.

(This story was originally published May 24, 2021)

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