Man who stabbed ex-girlfriend to death in DeSoto later arrested in Irving

The DeSoto Police Department is investigating the murder of a 21-year-old female that occurred last night.

Officers responded to the scene in the 1200 block of Greenbrook Drive and located a female with serious stab injuries to the “face and body.” She was transported to the hospital, but died as a result of her injuries.

Officials say the suspect in this case is the victim’s ex-boyfriend. He has been identified as 20-year-old Matthew Gonzalez. An arrest warrant was issued for him, but he was quickly apprehended in Irving.

The incident remains under investigation.