Police searching for man accused of stabbing ex-wife in Bell County
Ex-wife is in serious condition
MIDDLESBORO, Ky. (WYMT) - A man in Bell County is accused of stabbing his ex-wife on the 4th of July and police need your help with finding him.
Officers with the Middlesboro Police Department said 56-year-old William Gunter of Middlesboro stabbed his ex-wife on July 4th at a home off Cumberland Avenue.
Police said when officers arrived, they found a woman with a serious knife wound to her throat.
Officers preformed first aid until EMS arrived.
Despite her injuries, police said she was able to tell them her ex-husband stabbed her.
Police say before they arrived, Gunter ran from the house.
The victim was flown for medical treatment and is in serious condition.
A warrant for Gunter’s arrest was issued.
If you know Gunter’s whereabouts, call the Middlesboro Police Department at 1-606-248-3636.
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