A 22-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the stabbing death of her husband, officers said on Sunday.
Marissa Espinoza was booked on one count of second-degree murder in death of her husband, Richard.
Police said they responded to a domestic violence incident at 1609 West Glendale Road.
Officers said they found the woman armed with a knife standing near her husband's body on the ground outside their apartment.
Police said the disturbance initially began inside.
Richard Espinoza was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Three young children belonging to the couple were removed from the apartment and placed in Child Protective Services custody.
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