THORNTON, Colo. - Thornton Police have arrested a man on the charge of murder for the death of his wife, who died of stab wounds early Tuesday morning.
Officers were sent to 1521 Carrol Court in response to a request to check the well-being of a woman at that address. They found her suffering from several stab wounds and she passed away after being transported to a hospital.
David Pineda, 59, was arrested by a Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputy on C-470 and handed over to the Thornton Police Department. He is being held in the Adams County Detention Facility for investigation of first degree murder.