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Woman charged with bigamy after husband contacts sheriff's office, police say

Woman charged with bigamy after husband contacts sheriff's office, police say

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WHEATFIELD — A 58-year-old woman was arrested after her husband accused her of bigamy, police said. 

On Sunday police arrested Penny G. Stone, of Wheatfield, who faces a charge of bigamy, a level 6 felony, according to the Jasper County Sheriff's Office. 

A warrant for her arrest was issued on Nov. 20 by Jasper County Superior Court after a police investigation. 

Authorities began investigating the claim on Nov. 3 when Stone's husband contacted police alleging that his wife was currently married to him and another man. Jasper County sheriff's police said it was determined that Stone is married to two men, who are both alive and well.

Stone was transported to Jasper County Detention Center. 

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Anna Ortiz is the breaking news/crime reporter for The Times, covering crime, politics, courts and investigative news. She is a graduate of Ball State University with a major in journalism and minor in anthropology. 219-933-4194,

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