Husband faces murder charge in wife’s death

KENTWOOD, Mich. (WOOD) — A Kentwood man faces a murder charge in connection to the Friday death of his wife.

Kentwood police officers were dispatched to the Woodland Creek Apartments just after 4:30 p.m. Friday for a report of a domestic assault. When they arrived on scene, they found the 21-year-old victim with multiple cuts on her body. She later died from those injuries.

Police took the woman’s husband, whose name and age have not been released, into custody. He is expected to be arraigned Monday afternoon on a murder charge.

Kentwood police are expected to release more information following the arraignment.