Maria Cabrera was arrested on a murder charge on May 5. Police were called to a residence at 444 West Avenue C in Robstown, where they discovered Epimenio Cabrera with stab wounds. Epimenio was transported to Corpus Christi Medical Center-Northwest Regional Hospital where he later died of his injuries.

Epimenio and Maria were married through a common law marriage. She was transported to the Nueces County Jail.

“We want to protect information to protect the integrity of the investigation as the Robstown Police Department continues to solve most major crimes within the city and we also want to remind the community that we have a family who is handling a loss within their family and we need to be sensitive of that,” said Police Chief Erasmo Flores in a press release on Monday.

Anyone with information about this death is asked to contact the Robstown Police Department.