Woman killed after being stabbed multiple times by husband during altercation inside SE Side home, police say

Incident occurred around 11 p.m. in 200 block of Channing Avenue

SAN ANTONIO – A man brutally stabbed his wife multiple times during an altercation inside a Southeast Side home late Tuesday night, according to the San Antonio police.

Officers were called around 11 p.m. to the home in the 200 block of Channing Avenue, not far from Goliad Road and Steves Avenue after receiving word of the stabbing.

According to police, the 54-year-old man had called 911, saying he stabbed his wife to death. Officers arrived to find the woman dead at the scene.

A preliminary police report states the man had gotten into an argument with his wife and then he stabbed her multiple times.

The man had a cut wrist and was taken to an area hospital to be checked out. He was taken into police custody without incident.

The name of the woman killed has not been released.

The San Antonio Police Department, the San Antonio Fire Department and EMS all responded to the call.

The investigation is ongoing, police said.


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