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MAN ACCUSED OF KILLING WIFE AND DAUGHTER, 4

A suburban Rochester man has been arrested in the stabbing deaths Friday of his wife and 4-year-old daughter, police said.

David Zacher, 35, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of his wife Karelin, 34, and daughter Halle, police said.

He was charged with assault in the stabbing of his 2-year-old daughter, Elizabeth, who was hospitalized in guarded condition. His 7-year-old son was not injured and fled to a neighbor's home.

Authorities said Zacher called 911 at 7:15 p.m. and surrendered. He was being held without bail.

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