Wife arraigned in husband's stabbing death

The woman accused of fatally stabbing her husband inside their High Bridge apartment was remanded at her arraignment Monday evening.



Police say 32-year-old Yanny Mejia stabbed her husband, 32-year-old Nelson Mejia, in their Shakespeare Avenue apartment Sunday morning.



They say Mejia has been charged with murder, manslaughter, assault and criminal possession of a weapon



Neighbors say the victim was a devoted father of two.



Mejia's next court appearance is set for Dec. 12.


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