Woman charged with husband's murder

Jun. 13, 2013 @ 02:00 PM

A local woman was charged with murder after allegedly stabbing her husband Wednesday afternoon.

Izora Fields Murchison, 41, of the 700 block of Lawrence Street, Sanford, was charged with first-degree murder after her husband, Samuel Murchison, 45, of the same address, was found by Sanford Police with a stab wound in the chest, according to a police department release.

Samuel died at their home, and Izora was taken into custody without incident, according to the release.

She is being held at the Lee County Jail under no bond.

No further details are available at this time.