McConnells, SC-- A woman is recovering in the hospital after being stabbed with the sword of a walking cane by her husband.
According to CBS Station WBTV, the York County Sheriff's Office went to a home around 1:13 am, Wednesday after getting a 911 call from Gercene Loretta Perry. Perry told operators that her husband was trying to stab her.
911 dispatchers told investigators that the woman who called started screaming and put down the phone. Deputies were then alerted that the victim may have a stab wound in the stomach.
When deputies arrived they found the victim's husband, Phillip, walking down the street. Phillip immediately threw himself on the ground on the side of the road and was taken into custody, deputies said.
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