MONTEBELLO (CBS) – A murder charge was filed Tuesday against a 72-year-old man who allegedly strangled his 63-year-old wife at a senior center in Montebello.
Baghdo Hayrapetyan is accused in the March 5 slaying of his wife, Anahit.READ MORE: 2-Year-Old Conchita Dies After Fall During Los Alamitos Race; Second Filly Not This World Also Injured
Police found Anahit dead when they arrived at the center in the 2000 block of West Whittier Boulevard.READ MORE: 'Your Life Does Not End Because You Have A Diagnosis': Shantel Smith Opens Up About Her Battle With Multiple Sclerosis Before 'Survivor'
Authorities say Baghdo was found in critical condition with self-inflicted stab wounds. He was placed under arrest at County-USC Medical Center, where he remains hospitalized.MORE NEWS: Grandmother, 4 Children Shot And Killed In Lancaster Home; Father Germarcus David Arrested
Plans for Hayrapetyan’s arraignment were not immediately available.
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