Police: Husband stabs wife in beauty salon where she worked
Aug. 31, 2018
COLONIE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a husband walked into a beauty salon where his wife worked near Albany, New York, and started stabbing her.
Police in Colonie say 51-year-old Thomas Caulfield attacked his wife around 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the salon.
Police Lt. Robert Winn says some employees tried to intervene while others ran outside and flagged down passers-by for help.
Winn says two good Samaritans were able to disarm and detain him until police arrived. Caulfield had slashed himself in the neck.
Forty-nine-year-old Denise Caulfield was being treated at a hospital for stab wounds to her abdomen and arms.
Thomas Caulfield was treated for a neck wound and later arraigned on charges including attempted murder. He was remanded to jail.
Information on his lawyer was not immediately available.
Information from: Times Union, http://www.timesunion.com