Incident at 11800 City Park Central

September 7, 2007 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal stabbing of a man at 11800 City Park Central #715 about 1:20 a.m. today (September 7).

The suspect, Kristen Elaine Dewald (w/f, DOB: 12/5/68), is charged with murder in the 174th State District Court. She is accused in the killing of her husband, who suffered multiple stab wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending notification of family members by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeants M. McStravick and W.J. Anthony and Officers J.L. Coffelt and D.W. Arnold reported:

The victim and his wife, Ms. Dewald, were inside their apartment when Dewald stabbed the victim numerous times. Officers responded to the location and placed Dewald into custody.

GO/NJM 9-7-07
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