Cheshire police investigate fatal domestic stabbing

New Haven

CHESHIRE, Conn. (WTNH) — An emergency 911 call made on Wednesday led to the discovery of a fatal stabbing incident.

According to police, Cheshire officers responded to a domestic dispute at 8:38 p.m. to 780 Mountain Road. Upon investigation, police discovered the two residents of the home suffering from knife lacerations. The victims were treated on scene and transported to separate hospitals.

After being released from the hospital, police put the suspect, 31-year-old Emanuel Dominguez-VillaGomez, under assault for reckless endangerment, risk of injury, and unlawful restraint charges.

Dominguez-VillaGomez was held on a $750,000 bond and was in court on Friday.

VillaGomez was charged with Assault.

Police say they are working with the State’s Attorney to possibly upgrade the charges.

His spouse and the victim of the incident, Monica Dominguez, died from her injuries over the weekend.


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