Van Alstyne man arrested for allegedly stabbing wife

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VAN ALSTYNE, TX -- Officials have released the name of the man who allegedly stabbed his wife multiple times Monday morning in Grayson County.

Sheriff's Lieutenant Rickey Wheeler says 73-year-old Buddy Chambers was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon of a family member.

Wheeler says deputies responded to a home on Bethel Cannon Road, just east of Van Alstyne, where Chamber's wife was found with multiple stab wounds and broken ribs.

She was flown to a Dallas area hospital where she underwent several hours of surgery and is now recovering.

Investigators found Chambers near the home along with a large knife.

He remains in the Grayson County Jail.