VALINDA (CBSLA.com) — A man has been booked Tuesday on suspicion of stabbing his wife to death in unincorporated Valinda.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the incident was reported shortly after 8:30 p.m. Monday in the 16300 block of Doublegrove Street.READ MORE: Epidemiologist From UCLA Fielding School Of Public Health Breaks Down Omicron Variant
Upon their arrival, authorities located a woman suffering from apparent stab wounds. Socorro Ramos, 28, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A preliminary investigation revealed the motive for the deadly stabbing appears to be a case of domestic violence.READ MORE: Corey Seager Leaving Dodgers After Agreeing To 10-Year Deal With Rangers
Ricky Ramos, 32, was detained about two miles away from the scene. He is being held on $2 million bail.
The couple’s underage child was not inside the home at the time of the stabbing, sheriff’s investigators said.MORE NEWS: Information Wanted In Culver City Armed Robbery
Anyone with information about this case can contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.