MODESTO, CA - A Modesto woman's husband is in county jail for allegedly stabbing her to death early Wednesday morning, according to authorities.
Stanislaus County sheriff's Sgt. Keith Rakoncza confirmed deputies were sent to a residence on the 200 block of Santa Ana Avenue at approximately 12:40 a.m. in response to a 911 call that a woman was being attacked.
The 30-year-old woman was found dead in the residence. Her husband, 32-year-old Jose Fajardo surrendered and was arrested.
The couple's young children were in the home at the time. They were placed in protective custody.