FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
POINT OF CONTACT: Lieutenant Neal Griffin, 760-839-4444
At 3:36 AM, 06-23-13, a 67 year old adult male walked into the Escondido Police Department and spontaneously volunteered that he had “killed his wife with a knife.” Officers were dispatched to the location provided by this individual. Upon their arrival, officers confirmed that an adult woman who appeared to be in her 60’s, had suffered fatal stab wounds while she apparently slept in her bed. This investigation is on-going and no further information will be released until surviving family members have been notified. It is anticipated further information will be released on Monday, 06-24-13.