Teen arrested for fatally stabbing his grandmother

Houston, Texas: On Wednesday, February 23 officers were called to a residence shortly before 6:00 pm after an unnamed man returned home and found his wife "bloody and unresponsive" inside the home.

 

Emergency responders arrived and performed CPR but ultimately, 64-year-old Delia Arriaga was pronounced dead at the scene.

 

Homicide Sgt Ben Beall with the Harris County Sheriffs Office stated that it didn't appear as though there was any forced entry to the home.

 

On Friday, February 25, the Harris County Sheriffs Office announced that they had arrested Delia's 16-year-old grandson and charged him with murder.

 

His identity has not been released at this time and he has been referred to Harris County juvenile probation.

 

A motive for the stabbing has not yet been disclosed.

 

The investigation remains ongoing.