Man accused of stabbing wife, her parents appears before judge

By Ruben Hidalgo - News Producer

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - The man accused of stabbing his wife and her parents made his first court appearance Tuesday morning.

Oris King was in a wheelchair, because he was hurt in the alleged incident. Prosecutors said King stabbed his wife 25 times, as well as her parents.

The couple's two young daughters were at the home on Galbreath at the time, and a 10-year-old allegedly witnessed the crime.

His wife is still in the hospital with a punctured lung. Her parents have been released.

King, 27, is charged with three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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