Angry husband rapes his wife and fatally stabs her boyfriend in front of her childrenBy Mason White 4:04 PM December 25, 2014
By: Mahesh Sarin
An angry husband was arrested on charges of murder after allegedly fatally stabbing his wife’s boyfriend, prosecutors in California said.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced that the man of Carson, was charged with fatally stabbing the boyfriend of his estranged wife in front of her two young children.
Deputy District Attorney Brian Soo-Hoo said that 29-year-old Guillermo Hector Diaz, faces one count each of murder, attempted murder, first-degree residential burglary and forcible rape and two counts each of resisting executive officer and dissuading a witness from reporting a crime.
According to the police investigation, Diaz is accused of entering his estranged wife’s apartment through a window and after being confronted by her and her boyfriend, he stabbed the man several times with a pocketknife in front of his wife’s 6-year-old girl and 4-year-old boy.
When his estranged wife attempted to stop him, Diaz then allegedly tried to break her neck. The defendant also prevented both his estranged wife and her daughter from calling police during the attack.
Additionally, two months before the fatal attack, Diaz is accused of raping his estranged wife during an argument. If convicted as charged, the defendant faces a possible sentence of life in state prison.