STOCKTON, Calif. (TCD) -- A 21-year-old woman allegedly stabbed her mother to death during a physical altercation on Tuesday.
According to the Stockton Police Department, officers responded to a report of a stabbing at 11:56 p.m. on the 1100 block of North Commerce Street. Police allege Zaria Hornsby got into a fight with her 43-year-old mother, pulled out a knife, and stabbed her.
The mother was reportedly transported to a local hospital where she died from her injuries, Stockton Police said. It is unknown what caused the fight between the two women.
According to the Stockton Police Department, Hornsby ran into her home after the stabbing, but was later taken into custody without incident.
Hornsby was arrested and charged with assault with a deadly weapon and murder. She was booked into the San Joaquin County Jail and is being held without bail. According to jail records, she will appear in court Nov. 12.