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Woman charged in husband's murder on Easter

Janeth Vallejo, 29, is accused of killing her husband, 31-year-old Carlos Humberto Vallejo, at a home in Santa Ana.

April 7, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A Santa Ana woman is charged with murder in the stabbing death of her husband after an Easter party.Janeth Hernandez, 29, allegedly stabbed her 31-year-old husband Carlos Vallejo during a fight early Monday. They had planned to go to a family Easter gathering Sunday, but went to a party instead.

Investigators say Hernandez left the party alone, but later returned and picked up her husband from the gathering. Police say they returned home and started arguing.

Family members said they heard a thud, and found Vallejo on the floor, bleeding. He died at the scene.