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Husband arrested in Winnipeg homicide

The 32-year-old husband of a woman stabbed to death on Monday has been arrested.

The 32-year-old husband of a woman stabbed to death on Monday has been arrested.

Teklu Tesfamichael Mebrahtu is facing charges of second-degree murder.

Alche Fsehaye Kidane, 34, was found injured inside the couple's apartment in the 300 block of Assiniboine Avenue. She was rushed to hospital in critical condition and later pronounced dead.

Mebrahtu was also inside the suite at the time, police said.

The couple were inside the residence when an argument occurred, resulting in the stabbing, police said.