Husband arrested in fatal stabbing of wife in Morrisania

Posted: Updated:
MORRISANIA -

A man has been arrested in connection to the stabbing death of his wife in the Bronx, police say.

Victor Garo, 50, was arrested Monday after police say he stabbed his 44-year-old wife to death and left her body on the corner of Home Street and Jackson Avenue in the Morrisania neighborhood.

Witnesses say they saw Garo chasing his wife, 44-year-old Adalgisa Degaro, with a knife around 8 a.m. on Monday before fatally stabbing her multiple times.

Police were called to the scene and Degaro was transported to Lincoln Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Garo is facing multiple charges including, murder, manslaughter, and criminal possession of a weapon.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."