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Georgia mother kills her husband and 4 young kids after getting depressed because her father in Mexico died

By Mason White 11:09 AM July 7, 2017
Isabel Cartuno Martinez and her family
Isabel Cartuno Martinez and her family
By: Tanya Clark

(Scroll down for video) People were horrified to learn that a mother stabbed her family to death before calling police.

The mother of Georgia, was arrested and charged with stabbing her husband and 5 young children at her home outside Atlanta.

Four of the children died and one is in critical condition early on Thursday morning.

33-year-old Isabel Cartuno Martinez was charged with five counts of murder.

According To police, officers arrived at 509 Emory Lane in Loganville, to find the victims stabbed to death. The victims were identified by police as 33-year-old Martin Romero, and his children Isabela Martinez, 10, Dacota Romero, 7, Dillan Romero, 4, and Axel Romero, 2.

9-year-old Diana Romero is in serious but stable condition at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. She is expected to survive.

Martinez is currently being held in the Gwinnett County Jail without bail.

Neighbors said that Isabel was a good mother to her children and that she had been depressed for some time since the death of her father who lived in Mexico.