Wife arraigned in husband's stabbing death

A wife accused of fatally stabbing her husband inside the couple's High Bridge apartment will stand before a judge today. Police say 32-year-old Yanny Meija stabbed her husband, 32-year-old Nelson Mejia, inside their Shakespeare Avenue apartment Sunday morning.

A wife accused of fatally stabbing her husband inside the couple's High Bridge apartment will stand before a judge today. Police say 32-year-old Yanny Meija stabbed her husband, 32-year-old Nelson Mejia, inside their Shakespeare Avenue apartment Sunday morning. (12/7/15)

THE BRONX - The woman accused of fatally stabbing her husband inside their High Bridge apartment was remanded at her arraignment Monday evening.

Police say 32-year-old Yanny Mejia stabbed her husband, 32-year-old Nelson Mejia, in their Shakespeare Avenue apartment Sunday morning.

They say Mejia has been charged with murder, manslaughter, assault and criminal possession of a weapon

Neighbors say the victim was a devoted father of two.

Mejia's next court appearance is set for Dec. 12.

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