California City police arrest woman for suspicion of stabbing her son to death

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A California City woman was arrested for suspicion of stabbing her 35-year-old son to death. 

The California City Police Department said on the morning on February 20, 2018 they responded to Hemock Avenue near Neuralia Road for reports of a possible homicide. 

Officials said when they arrived on scene they found Christian Gulley, 35, dead from apparent stab wounds. Officers also found an 80-year-old male family member dead, however the cause of death has not been determined.

Cynthia Gulley, 55, was also found in the home suffering from "apparent self-inflicted stab wounds."

Cynthia Gulley was taken to the hospital and treated. She was released from the hospital and was taken into custody. She is suspected of stabbing Christian Gulley, her son, to death. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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