- Associated Press - Thursday, November 6, 2014

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - Corpus Christi police say a man has fatally stabbed an elderly woman before using the blade to kill himself.

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports (https://bit.ly/1xiHzWm ) the woman’s daughter found their bodies on Wednesday at their Corpus Christi home.

Police believe the 84-year-old woman and 62-year-old Patricio Peralta Ramirez were married. The woman was taken to an area hospital in critical condition but later died. Peralta Ramirez was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers recovered a knife from the scene. They haven’t released the woman’s name.

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Information from: Corpus Christi Caller-Times, https://www.caller.com

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