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Raleigh Man Faces New Charge In Attack On Wife

Posted April 7, 2004 10:37 a.m. EDT

— There is more legal trouble for a Raleigh man accused of trying to cut off his wife's hands.

A Wake County grand jury indicted Victor Achonu on a maiming charge.

Achonu is already charged with attempted murder.

Investigators say he attacked his wife at their home on Bracey Place in October.