Man arrested for murdering wife near Venice

(ANSA) – ROME, Sept 23 – A man was arrested Friday on suspicion of murdering his wife in Spinea, near Venice, local sources said.

Police say the man, described as “a foreigner,” stabbed his wife to death in an apartment in a small town near Lagoon City.

Police said the couple’s young son was at home at the time the woman was allegedly murdered.

The alleged murder occurred in the town’s Mantegna neighborhood.

An autopsy was ordered. (ANSA).

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