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Fayetteville soldier stabbed to death

The husband of a Fayetteville soldier found stabbed to death near her home has been arrested in connection to her death. Sgt. Richard Smith was charged with first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder. Eighteen-year-old Matthew Kvapil, a private first class is also facing charges. Police said Richard Smith hired Kvapil to attack Sgt. Christina Smith as the couple walked together Tuesday night. Smith initially told police a random attacker stabbed his wife in the neck.

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