Man arrested on suspicion of fatally stabbing woman at Van Nuys home

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A homicide suspect was in custody after a woman was found fatally stabbed at a home in Van Nuys Wednesday morning, police said.

Officers found 53-year-old Ana Guardado’s body after being called around 8:45 a.m. to the 13800 block of Valerio Street, Los Angeles Police Department Officer Jader Chaves said.

The woman had suffered multiple stab wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to LAPD.

Aerial video from Sky5 showed large police presence with several patrol vehicles around the single-story home located in a residential neighborhood.

Jose Sierra, 49, was detained for questioning and later arrested on suspicion of murder, police said.

He was being held on $2 million bail, officials said.

No further details were available.

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