|Detectives at the scene of the crime|
(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested and charged with murder related charges after she slit the throats of her 3 children, according to police reports in Paris, France.
The French woman has been arrested after three children were found with their throats cut in their home near Paris on Friday when their father arrived home after work.
Two of the children, a 9-year-old and an 11-year-old died of multiple stab wounds. Their 17-year-old brother was still alive when emergency services arrived, but later died of his wounds in the hospital.
Their father, a doctor at a local hospital, discovered the scene after returning home in the morning from work, according to law enforcement officials. He was reportedly in a state of shock.
"The children were slashed to death but we are still waiting for the official forensic reports,"the official told a French television news station.
Police launched a search for the mother who fled from the scene after the bodies were found and located her in Paris where she is being held pending a bail hearing.
The family lived in a suburb east of Paris called Dampmart.
Investigators said the couple had marital problems.
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