A woman in her eighties was found dead in her apartment by Jerusalem Police overnight Saturday.

Police suspect that the victim, who had stab wounds all over her body, was murdered by her husband.

The man, also in his eighties, was found at the scene of the crime suffering from light injuries. Police are investigating whether he tried to commit suicide after killing his wife, or whether he was wounded in a struggle with her.

Emergency services transferred the husband to Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Karem.