Woman Arrested After Allegedly Stabbing Her Husband

A Zavalla woman is in jail after authorities said she stabbed her husband. Police charged 43-year-old Betty Houston with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Officers found Carlton Houston at a neighbor's house bleeding from the back and stomach. His wife told authorities she stabbed him because he was beating her, but police found no signs of physical abuse or a fight at the couple's home.

Fifty-four year-old Carlton Houston is recovering after surgery for lacerations and internal bleeding.