Pittsylvania County Woman Charged in the Stabbing Death of Her Husband

Pittsylvania, Co., VA -A Pittsylvania County woman has been charged with Second Degree Murder in the death of her husband.

According to the Pittsylvania County Sheriff's office, they responded to a call for a stabbing Thursday night.

Once they arrived on scene, they found the 35 year old victim, John Jasper Pointer, already dead.

They arrested his 36 year old wife, Teu Medley Pointer.

Mrs. Pointer had her first court appearance Friday morning and was arraigned in the Pittsylvania County Juvenile Court.

She is being held in the Lynchburg Adult Detention Center without bond. This matter remains under investigation by the Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office.

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