PHOENIX - A woman is facing murder charges after fatally stabbing her husband.
On the evening of Monday, July 18, police responded to a home near 20th Avenue and Thunderbird Road.
The fire department was already on scene administering aid to the victim who had a stab injury to his back.
Kelly Shuster told officers she was the one who stabbed her husband with a kitchen knife.
Later after being advised of her Miranda rights, she told detectives she became mad when her husband grabbed her hair during and pulled it when they were having a verbal argument. She said she picked up a kitchen knife and stabbed him when he went to sit down in a chair.
Shuster also admitted to both her and the victim using methamphetamine a couple of hours prior to the incident happening.
The husband passed away from his injuries on Saturday.