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Details In Murder Of Health Dept. Dr. In Court

Posted at 4:25 PM, Feb 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-18 19:32:35-05

New information in the Belle Meade murder case of a health department doctor came out during a court hearing Thursday.

William Thomas-Trudo was charged with murder after investigators said he walked into the Metro Police West Precinct and confessed to killing his wife, Doctor Sandra Thomas-Trudo.

She was the Chief Epidemiologist at the Metro Health Department. Police found her body in the bedroom, and a knife with blood on it was found in a bathroom sink.

Detectives said in court that Sandra was stabbed 14 times. William Thomas-Trudo was held on a $1 million bond.