Green Bay man charged in death of girlfriend

Published On: May 06 2013 04:42:59 PM CDT   Updated On: May 06 2013 04:43:13 PM CDT
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -

A Green Bay man is charged in the stabbing death of his girlfriend.

Fifty-year-old Michael Whitmire is charged with first-degree intentional homicide. He appeared Monday in Brown County court, where a judge set a $250,000 cash bond.

Forty-five-year-old Ouida Wright was found fatally stabbed at her Green Bay home on Friday.

WLUK-TV reports Whitmire is due back in court May 17. Online court records do not list a defense attorney.