Paducah woman accused of pulling breathing tube from husband on life support

By Christy Hendricks - email | blog

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - A Paducah woman is accused of removing a breathing tube from her estranged husband's life support machine.
Debbie Debaun, 45, faces a charge of first-degree wanton endangerment.
Two nurses told a police detective that they saw Debaun intentionally disconnect the breathing tube from her husband, Dennis Debaun's, life support machine, according to the Paducah Police Department.
Police say she apologized for her actions during questioning.
She was arrested at her home and booked into the McCracken County Regional Jail.

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