Mother stabbed a dozen times in Northeast attack
POSTED: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 7:49am
UPDATED: Wednesday, July 3, 2013 - 3:49pm
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — More information about a bizarre stabbing in Northeast El Paso is detailed in an arrest affidavit.
Police have charged Jennifer Alvarado, 24, with criminal attempted murder.
Officers now say Alvarado stabbed her mother, 56-year-old Barbara Herrera, 12 times in the face, chest, stomach, and back.
At last check, Herrera was in serious but stable condition.
Witnesses say the pair was fighting outside their home, and that Alvarado yelled she was going to kill her mother because she was "evil and possessed by the devil".