MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say a woman is dead after apparently being stabbed by a man in a domestic dispute.
Police say they were called Friday night to a home in Manassas. Police say when they arrived they found an adult male and an adult female suffering from stab wounds. Police say an investigation revealed that they were involved in an altercation inside the home and that the man apparently stabbed the woman before stabbing himself.
Police say the woman, 40-year-old Silvia Patricia Ramos Guillen, was pronounced dead at the scene and the man, who they didn’t identify, was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. Police say the incident appears to be “domestic related” and that charges are pending.
Police say the death is the county’s second homicide of 2017.