Robert Dupont shortly after his arrest for second-degree murder in the death of his wife, Jo-Ann Francis, at a campground in Hooksett in 2008.
Francis was standing inside the trailer holding a knife in her hand. The defendant claimed that after the two had exchanged words, and as he turned to leave, Francis grabbed him and cut hisCLICK TO VIEW THE SOURCE MATERIAL
left arm. A struggle ensued when the defendant tried to take the knife from Francis, during which she sustained nine sharp-force injuries to her head, face, neck, arm and hands.