Thursday morning police were called to a Milton-Freewater home and upon arrival found four people with severe stab wounds.

They were later identified as 24-year-old Maria Villegas, who died of her wounds, and 26-year-old husband Oscar Villegas Garcia, who stabbed himself, along with a four-year-old girl and two-year-old boy.

Police say Oscar Garcias is the prime suspect. The children were taken to separate hospitals.

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