Police: Derrick Wilson Kills Joanna Bell Lowe, reports it as a suicide to 9-1-1 in Triangle, VA

10:37 PM, Jul 18, 2012   |    comments
Abdul Rahman Talib Din, also known as Derrick Delano Wilson, 44, of Triangle, is being charged with First Degree Murder, after he stabbed his wife in the chest during an argument at around 3:45 a.m. on the 18300 block of Old Triangle Road, police said.
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TRIANGLE, Va. (WUSA) -- A husband stabbed his wife and called 9-1-1 to report it as a suicide attempt to police in Triangle on Tuesday, officials said. 

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Abdul Rahman Talib Din, also known as Derrick Delano Wilson, 44, of Triangle, is being charged with First Degree Murder, after he stabbed his wife in the chest during an argument at around 3:45 a.m. on the 18300 block of Old Triangle Road, police said. 

"The caller, later identified as the accused, initially called police to report that the victim had stabbed herself while in a residence in the above area ... Upon further investigation, detectives learned that the victim had not committed suicide and that she and the accused, her husband, were involved in a verbal altercation which escalated physically. During the encounter, the accused allegedly stabbed the victim with a knife," police said.

His wife, Joanna Bell Lowe, 47, of Triangle, was transported to a nearby hospital, where she later died as a result of the stab wound. 

Shortly after the report to 9-1-1, police retained a search warrant and arrested Wilson, without incident. 

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