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Man accused of killing wife caught after 1 month

4 years ago Sunday, August 01, 2010 8:17:31 AM CDT August 01, 2010 Sunday, August 01 2010 Aug 1, 2010 in News
Source: Associated Press

A man accused of killing his estranged wife in St. Martinville nearly a month ago has been caught in a New Iberia sugar cane field.

Police say 36-year-old Paul Stanley Collins was caught after a 24-hour chase, including about a 1½-mile search with dogs through thick sugar cane.

He allegedly stole an ex-girlfriend's car in New Iberia to get to St. Martinville, then broke into the apartment of 29-year-old Labrandis Collins, dragged her into a field behind her home and shot her to death.

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