UPDATE: Granite City Man Accused of Stabbing Estranged Wife to Death

View Comments
Tyrone Stainback of Granite City

Tyrone Stainback of Granite City


Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOX) – A Granite City man faces two counts of first degree murder after he allegedly killed his estranged wife along a road in Madison County.

Authorities say the victim, Marissa Stainback, 34, of Alton, Ill. was walking with a male friend along Northgate Industrial Drive around 4 p.m. Tuesday when her estranged husband approached them and began to stab Marissa.

Marissa died a short time later at Gateway Regional Medical Center.

Police arrested Tyrone Stainback, 42, shortly after the stabbing.

A judge has denied bond for Stainback.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,996 other followers