Houston News : Sheriff: Galena Park woman stabbed in domestic violence incident


A Galena Park woman was allegedly stabbed to death by her husband Friday morning, according to police.

Mayra Falcon-Medellin, 38, was found dead by Galena Park Police Department officers and Harris County Sheriff’s Office deputies around 4 a.m. inside her home in the 1700 block of Danaway Street.

Her husband, Jose Medellin, 40, has been charged with murder. He is currently in jail and prosecutors have filed a motion for high bond.

Medellin’s death is the fourth linked to intimate partner violence by authorities in Harris County so far in 2019.

“Sadly, another death linked to domestic violence,” Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said in a tweet about the incident.

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Source : chron.com