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Man arrested for stabbing wife in Oxnard

Abdalla Younan Abdalla, 32, was arrested Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, for allegedly stabbing his wife in Oxnard, Calif.

January 5, 2012 12:00:00 AM PST
An Oxnard man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly stabbing his wife.

The victim was hospitalized in critical condition, authorities said.

Police responded to the stabbing around 2:45 a.m. at an apartment in the 100 block of Fashion Park Place. That's where they found the 28-year-old victim.

Her husband, 32-year-old Abdalla Younan Abdalla, fled the scene. Investigators later found Abdalla near Barstow, and he was taken into custody without incident.

It's unknown what led to the stabbing.