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Husband Jailed For Murder Of His Wife

 

A man faces charges for allegedly killing his wife and then stabbing his stepson in their home. 

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) officers were sent Sunday morning to 5702 Laurel Hall Drive after a 9-1-1 call of a disturbance with a person injured.

Rebecca Degrafreed, 47, was found dead.  Police say Tony Degrafreed, 50, came out of the bedroom and allegedly stabbed his wife's 19-year-old son.

The son suffered minor injuries. Degrafreed fled on foot, but was later apprehended.

Detectives have not released a motive in the case. 

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