WILSON COUNTY -

Police in Wilson are investigating the circumstances around a woman being stabbed to death Friday afternoon. Police say they responded to the 2800 block of Herman Drive in reference to an unconscious person. Once there, they found 43-year-old Cynthia Speight dead. She had numerous stab wounds, police say.

Her husband, Mark Speight, was at the home and arrested for the murder of Cynthia Speight. Wilson Police are charging him with first degree murder and he is currently being held under no bond at the Wilson County Jail.