Kearny police have announced the arrest of a Kearny man last night for the stabbing murder of his wife at their home.

Kearny police arrested Jose Castro-Lavado, 36, for the death of Luisa Cristina Reyna-tello, 43, whom cops say is the mother of three children with Castro-Lavado. Reyna-Tello was found last night after cops were called to the scene of a house on Chestnut Street.

Castro-Lavado is being charged with murder and two weapons possession counts.