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Kentucky woman weaponized her pit bull to kill her boyfriend: police

A Kentucky woman has been charged with murder after police found her pounding on a man at his home, with the help of a pit bull she was ordering to attack.

Melissa D. Wolke, 38, told police she had been going “redneck” on the victim, Donald W. Abner, 55, of Richmond, news reports said.

“She appeared...

Kentucky State Police on Friday charged a woman with murder in what authorities think was a fatal mauling of a man by a pit bull. Police said they charged 38-year-old Melissa D. Wolke of Mount Vernon in the death of 55-year-old Donald W. Abner of Richmond. ...