FBCSO: Man fatally stabs wife, calls 911 to confess

A man stabbed his wife to death before calling 911 and confessing in Stafford on Wednesday, officials said.

FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas- A man stabbed his wife to death before calling 911 and confessing in Stafford on Wednesday, officials said. 

According to the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office, the incident took place in their home located in the 500 block of Stafford Springs Avenue. Upon arrival to the scene, deputies found a woman fatally stabbed in a laundry room. 

Police said the couple had a "domestic altercation." They say the suspect confessed to stabbing his wife to a 911 dispatcher. 

Authorities say their two teenage children weren't in the home at the time. 

The suspect was taken to the hospital for a diabetic-related medical situation. Upon release, FBCSO says the man will be taken into custody and charged with murder. 

This is a developing story. We have a crew at the scene, stay with KHOU.com for more details as they become available.

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