POSTED: Saturday, June 29, 2013 - 10:08am
UPDATED: Saturday, June 29, 2013 - 10:09am
El Paso, Texas (KTSM) — An El Paso woman is in jail after stabbing her mother.
Police have charged Jennifer Alvarado, 24, with attempted murder.
On Thursday, June 27, Alvarado stabbed her mother, Barbara Herrera, 56, 12 times in the face, chest, stomach, and back.
Witnesses say that Herrera and Alvarado were fighting outside their home and Alvarado yelled that she was going to kill her mother because she was "evil and possesed by the devil."
Herrera at this time is critical but stable condition.