UPDATE 11/5: Va. Launches Investigation After Woman Kills Boyfriend an Hour After Leaving Mental Facility

Updated 11/5
The news about the investigation was in Saturday's Metro section.

Originally posted 10/24
"Why did they let that lady out of the hospital?" asked Lolitla Richardson whose former husband was stabbed to death by his girlfriend hour after she left the Woodburn Mental Health Clinic in Annandale where she had agreed to go following an domestic dispute with him. Some are saying the story is the latest illustration of problems with Virginia' mental health system. Learn more in this story from today's Metro section.

By Focus on Fairfax |  November 5, 2007; 9:55 AM ET  | Category:  Crime , Health Care, Hospitals
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