Political strategist stabbed in Raleigh home dies

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina political strategist who worked for high-profile Democratic candidates has died from stab wounds.

A spokesman for WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh said Wednesday morning that 29-year-old Jamie Kirk Hahn had died from her injuries.

Hahn and her 27-year-old husband Nation Hahn were stabbed at their home Monday night.

Nation Hahn was released after being treated for his injuries.

A friend of the couple, 31-year-old Jonathan Broyhill, has been arrested and charged with attempted murder. Broyhill also was charged With assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. He also was injured and was being treated at the hospital.

A wedding announcement in a South Carolina newspaper listed Broyhill as the best man at the couple's wedding in 2009.

Raleigh police continue to investigate the attack.

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