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Woman allegedly stabs husband to death in Treme

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A 62-year-old woman will be charged with murder after allegedly stabbing her husband to death.

According to NOPD, Brenda Jacobs fatally stabbed her 63-year-old husband on the morning Oct. 30 in their home.

New Orleans Emergency Medical Services and the New Orleans Fire Department responded to a medical call at 2039 Dumaine Street around 9:15 a.m. Friday. NOFD had to breach the door according to police. Once they were inside, EMS found a 63-year-old man stabbed to death and his wife, Brenda Jacobs, inside.

Police say Jacobs complained of some discomfort while being interviewed by police and was taken to a hospital for medical evaluation. Once released, she will be booked with Second-Degree Murder.

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