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Paducah woman arrested after throwing knife at husband

Valerie Taylor (Source: McCracken County Jail) Valerie Taylor (Source: McCracken County Jail)
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A Paducah woman was arrested for domestic violence after she threw a knife at her husband on Tuesday, Feb. 28

On Tuesday around 01:10 a.m., McCracken County sheriff's deputies responded to 5660 Christy Court for a reported disturbance. Upon arrival, deputies found Robert Taylor, 53, of Paducah, inside the home with a large laceration to his left ear.

During the investigation, deputies learned Taylor was in a dispute with his wife, Valerie Taylor, 49, also of Paducah. At one point during this argument, Mrs. Taylor allegedly threw a large butcher knife at Mr. Taylor. The knife hit Mr. Taylor on the left ear, seriously cutting him. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries.

Mrs. Taylor was arrested and taken to McCracken County Regional Jail and is charged with second-degree assault (domestic violence).

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