Hockley Co. Woman Charged in Husband's Murder - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

11/27/05

Hockley Co. Woman Charged in Husband's Murder

Three Hockley County children spent the holiday weekend with relatives, after their mother was charged in the stabbing death of their father. It happened in East Hockley County about 1a.m. Friday. Michelle Allen was arrested after Hockley County Sheriff's Deputies found her husband, 26-year-old Brandon Lee Allen with a stab wound to the chest. Neighbors say the couple had been fighting with the couple's children inside the home at the time.

Right now, investigators are trying to figure out if this was a case of self defense. Michelle Allen, meanwhile, remains in the Hockley County Jail with a $50,000 bond.

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