Police: Lancaster woman dies after stabbing, husband charged

UPDATE: A  Lancaster woman has died after suffering multiple stab wounds inflicted by her husband, according to Manheim Township police.

Officials were called to the 500 block of Sterling Place for a domestic incident just before 9 a.m. Friday.

When they arrived, police said they found a 27-year-old Melissa Joseph suffering from multiple stab wounds. She was taken to Lancaster General Hospital where she died. 

Police say the victim’s twin infants were at home during the time of the stabbing.  

Manheim Township Police have charged 27-year-old Carrington Joseph with criminal homicide. He was committed to Lancaster County Prison.

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