Ronan Woman Arrested in Husband’s Stabbing

By Beacon Staff

POLSON – A 28-year-old Ronan woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after her husband was stabbed several times in the abdomen.

Lake County sheriff’s Lt. Mike Sergeant says deputies and tribal law enforcement officers responded to a reported stabbing east of Ronan on Saturday morning.

Officers found 27-year-old Russell Fourhorns had suffered multiple stab wounds to the abdomen. He was treated at the hospital and released.

Sergeant says the victim’s wife, 28-year-old Nicole Fourhorns, eventually confessed to the stabbing. She is being held in the Lake County jail on suspicion of attempted murder, tampering with evidence and assault with a weapon.

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