Husband charged in wife’s stabbing death in south Louisville

Husband arrested in connection to woman's stabbing death

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The name of a woman who was stabbed to death in south Louisville has been released.

Police were called to the 300 block of Kilmory Avenue, located off Southside Drive, around 2:30 a.m. Friday, according to Louisville Metro Police Department spokeswoman Alicia Smiley.

Police were called to the 300 block of Kilmory Avenue, located off Southside Drive, around 2:30 a.m. Friday, according to Louisville Metro Police Department spokeswoman Alicia Smiley. (Source: WAVE 3 News)
Police were called to the 300 block of Kilmory Avenue, located off Southside Drive, around 2:30 a.m. Friday, according to Louisville Metro Police Department spokeswoman Alicia Smiley. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

When officers arrived, they found Yunelsy Abdala Ramos, 35, dead outside of a home. Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Jacqueline Smith said Ramos died of sharp force injuries.

Police took her husband, Yeolome Martinez-Diaz into custody.

Martinez-Diaz was booked into Louisville Metro Department of Corrections and charged with murder and violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO.

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