SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials investigating the stabbing death of a 56-year-old woman at her Santa Clarita home have arrested the woman’s son.
The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/2d0jqTh ) Jesse Lucatero was taken into custody Monday, several hours after his mother was found with stab wounds to her upper torso. Maria Acevedo died at the scene.
The 24-year-old Lucatero could face a murder charge and is being held in lieu of $2 million bail. It wasn’t immediately known if he has an attorney.
Officials say Acevedo was discovered by her husband.
Information from: Los Angeles Times, http://www.latimes.com/