Man suspected of killing his wife apprehended after manhunt

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 11, 2010 09:00




A man suspected of stabbing his wife to death was apprehended by police overnight Tuesday after the discovery of her body in the couple's Ofakim home led to a manhunt for the missing husband.

Rita Lubchiov, 50, was found dead in her home on Tuesday afternoon. After discerning signs of violence on the body, police began the search for Lubchiov's husband.

The suspect was scheduled to face a remand hearing at the Beersheba Magistrate's Court on Wednesday.


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