California Woman Found Naked In Bed With A Knife And The Bodies Of Her Three Children

Carol Coronado is facing murder charges after being discovered by deputies in her home with the dead bodies of her 3-year-old, 2-year-old, and 2-month-old, according to reports.

1. Carol Coronado, 30, was arrested in her California home Tuesday night. She was discovered by police naked in bed, covered in blood, and holding a knife, according to reports.

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2. Coronado’s three daughters, a 3-year-old, a 2-year-old, and 2-month-old, were in bed with her. They were covered in blood and pronounced dead on the scene by law enforcement.

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3. When law enforcement officials arrived at the home, they were met by family members who told deputies that a mother had killed her children, according to a news release from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

ID: 2988360

4. Coronado was arrested on suspicion of murder and taken to a hospital for examination.

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5. Coronado was first discovered in bed by her mother, who had come over to visit with her granddaughters.

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6. The girls’ father was also home when deputies arrived.

ID: 2988255

7. Several knives were recovered from the home, but the sheriff’s office told local reporters that there could be multiple causes of death.

ID: 2988366

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