Police Make Arrest in Hyde Park Death Investigation

By Joe Gullo

Published 02/17 2014 04:46PM

Updated 02/17 2014 06:13PM

HYDE PARK, Vt. - Police have identified the man found dead inside his home on Garfield Road in Hyde Park Monday. 

During a press conference, Vermont State Police identified the victim as 48-year-old Chris Cafferky. 

The Lamoille County Sheriff's Department responded to a 911 call at around 1 a.m. saying that someone was dead on Garfield Road. The woman who called 911, 23-year-old Jeanette Maxfield, was living with Cafferky at the residence. 

Maxfield was taken in for questioning and is being charged with 2nd Degree murder. She will be arraigned sometime Tuesday.

Police say the evidence at the scene indicates that Cafferky was stabbed. 

Police are still investigating. FOX 44 and ABC 22 will provide updates when they become available.  

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