73-year-old New Jersey man stabbed his wife to death with a kitchen knife inside their apartment
A New Jersey man stabbed his wife to death with a kitchen knife inside their apartment.
Police said, 73-year-old Dieter Zimmerman was arrested after the cops responded to their home in Mahwah, New Jersey. The police received 911 call reporting of a domestic disturbance at about 8 a.m. on Tuesday.
When the cops arrived they saw Zimmerman had bleeding cut on his finger and some scratches on him. His wife, Jaquelin, was found dead in the bathroom. She was stabbed to death by a kitchen knife.
Zimmerman has been charged with first-degree murder, along with unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.
He is being held at the Bergen County Jail pending a court in Hackensack.