Man accused of stabbing wife multiple times

Knight was arrested for a domestic assault and stabbing.
Knight was arrested for a domestic assault and stabbing.(Monroe County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Nov. 21, 2023 at 12:02 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 21, 2023 at 4:14 PM EST
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FRENCHTOWN TWP., Mich. (WTVG) - A Monroe Co. man is accused of stabbing his wife multiple times Tuesday night.

According to the Monroe Co. Sheriff’s Office, Johnny Knight, 57, allegedly stabbed his 62-year-old wife multiple times in the face after an argument at their home on the 1500 block of Stewart Rd.

The suspect was located a short time later on S. Dixie Highway near Dunbar Road and taken into custody.

Knight was arranged and charged with one count of assault with intent to murder. The bond was set at $1 million.

The victim is in stable condition at the hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at 734-240-7530.

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