NEWARK - Police say a man is in custody after stabbing his girlfriend in Newark.
It occurred early Saturday morning at a home on Jackson Street.
Police say Oscar Jaramillo, 50, slashed his girlfriend's throat before proceeding to cut himself.
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The woman was found bleeding severely and was rushed to the hospital, where she remains in stable condition.
Police say Jaramillo threatened to jump off the third-floor balcony, but was arrested when officers got him to surrender.