Inside the home, police found a male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds, officials said.
The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Officers took into custody a female, identified as 49-year-old Tasha Williams, at the scene, according to an affidavit obtained by WATN-TV.
Williams reportedly told police that she and her ex-husband, Michael Williams, were drinking when they got into an argument, according to the affidavit.
Michael allegedly wanted to go to another location to watch a movie, but Tasha refused to take him. The victim reportedly knocked Tasha’s glasses, causing a cut near her eye, officials said.
Tasha was reportedly cleaning the area around her eye and the victim attempted to help, which upset Tashathe affidavit stated.
As a result, she allegedly grabbed a kitchen knife, and stabbed her ex-husband in the chest, according to the document.
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Officials said the couple have been involved in previous domestic violence incidents.
She was booked into the Shelby County Jail and was being held on an $80,000 bond.
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