Husband Slays Wife, Attempts Suicide

Published on July 06, 2011, 7:31 pm
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43 year old Jose DeFelipe was believed to have jumped off the Transportation Center parking garage roof in New Rochelle at 5:30 pm Tuesday, and suffered serious injuries. He was under investigation by Bronx detectives for the slaying of his wife earlier in the day. He was trying to commit suicide, police said.

Jacqueline Rosario-Luna-DeFelipe, 37, was found stabbed multiple times in her apartment at 355 E. 187th St. after police received a 911 call at 2:34 p.m.

Police believe DeFelipe jumped from the roof of the four-level Transit Center parking garage.


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