Woman accused of stabbing man in Danville

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Melanie Hamilton, of Danville, is accused of stabbing Larry Bruce, of Danville, in the stomach on North Street on 12-9-19

DANVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Boyle County woman is accused of stabbing a man during a struggle on North Street in Danville, according to police.

Investigators say the call came in just after 2:00 p.m. as a stabbing.  Officers say when they arrived they found 56-year old Larry Bruce, of Danville, stabbed in the stomach.  He was rushed to Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.  His condition wasn’t released.

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Police say they found 49-year old Melanie Hamilton, of Danville, walking away from the stabbing scene toward South 2nd Street.  She was taken in for questioning and eventually charged with Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree, according to police.

She was taken to the Boyle County Detention Center.