JERSEY CITY - A Jersey City man has been arrested for allegedly murdering his wife Friday night, authorities say.

The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office says Jermaine McFadden, 28, stabbed his 28-year-old wife multiple times in the stomach at their apartment.

Family members allegedly restrained him in the apartment on Bergen Avenue until police arrived.

McFadden has been charged with murder and is being held on $500,000 bail.