SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — A 61-year-old man accused of killing his wife at their
Scottsdale home has pleaded not guilty.
Michael Jay Cohn faces a charge of first-degree murder in Maricopa County
Superior Court, where he was arraigned Thursday.
Police said Cohn called 911 on March 27 and said he had strangled his
60-year-old wife, Linda Cohn.
Responding officers found the woman’s body in a bathroom.
Officers said they noticed blood on Michael Cohn’s hands and scratches on his
neck and he asked for an attorney.