Martha Carmona and Daughter, L.A. Homicide No. 104, 105: Mother and Daughter Found Stabbed to Death in Canoga Park
The woman who was stabbed to death with her six-year-old daughter on Friday has been identified as 21-year-old Martha Carmona.
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The bodies of Carmona and her daughter, whose name has not been released yet, were discovered around 1:30 p.m. May 14 at a house at 6930 Remmet Ave., near Canoga and Hart avenues in the San Fernando Valley.
Los Angeles firefighters were called to the scene and found the two dead. The coroner's office has ruled the deaths as homicides. Detectives interviewed Carmona's husband but it is not clear whether he is a suspect. Police did say the killings were not gang-related.
Anyone with information about the stabbings should contact LAPD Topanga Division detectives at (818) 756-4800.
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