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Early Co. woman charged with killing husband

BLAKELY, GA (WALB) - Delphine Wimbush, 41, of Blakely, has been charged with one count of murder, in the death of her husband, Saturday night.

Early County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a 911 call at 9:00 Saturday night  at 1013 North Main Street in Blakely.

The call was about a man bleeding. They found a Blakely man, Latarvous Lee, 27, dead at the scene.

It appeared that Lee had been stabbed.

 They took his wife, Delphine Wimbush, into custody, and she is being held in the Early Co. Jail, awaiting a bond hearing in Early County Superior Court.

 Early Co. Sheriff's Capt. Will Caudill says the investigation is ongoing,  and they ask anyone with information concerning this case to call the Sheriff's Office Investigative Division at (229)723-3158. 

The GBI Region 15 Field Office is assisting in the investigation.



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