A Ft. Worth man has been arrested for allegedly murdering his wife while their children lay sleep another room.
According to reports Elanceia Gardner,32 was found dead by her children on November 1 around 8:30am.
Shalen Gardner,32 voluntarily spoke with and admitted to strangling and sexually assaulting his wife to homicide detectives.
Medical examiners are still investigating what happened and the actual cause of death but they have ruled the woman’s death a homicide.
Gardner was arrested and booked into Mansfield Jail.