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Woman beats husband to death with stick

Brother refutes wife's claim he fell down stairs

24 February, 16:47
Woman beats husband to death with stick (ANSA) - Belvedere Spinello, February 24 - A 61-year-old woman was arrested on Monday in southern Italy for killing her husband by hitting him over the head with a stick during a heated argument.

The woman, Luisa Marrazzo, had initially claimed that Rosario Arnone, 70, had fallen down the stairs. The man was admitted to hospital but died shortly thereafter. The victim's brother police of the alleged murder.

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