Police have arrested a man in connection with a fatal double-stabbing in Assaria Tuesday.
Thirty-nine year-old Michael Andrew Paulson was taken into custody early Wednesday in Ottawa County.
He's accused of stabbing his estranged wife, 38-year-old Valerie Paulson and another woman, 38-year-old Jessie Putman. Paulson died from her injuries. Authorities say Putman underwent surgery and is now recovering at the hospital.
Police say Paulson had gone to the home to retrieve some of her belongings when she was stabbed.
Michael Paulson is in Saline County Jail held on charges of first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and kidnapping.
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