BREAKING NEWS: Former NBA Star Is MURDERED . . . His Wife STABBED HIM TO DEATH . . . When She Found CHILDPORN On His Computer!! (Is She JUSTIFIED)

: learned that 53 year old former Portland Trailblazer Matthew White was stabbed to death in his sleep early Monday morning by his wife, Maria Rey Garcia-Pellon.

But the wife claims that she was JUSTIFIED in murdering the former NBA star. Maria, who is a teacher, says that she discovered that Matthew had been looking at child pornography on his computer. The NBA baller ALLEGEDLY had a preference for very young girls, and Maria says that felt she that she needed to stop him.

Here’s what popped off, according to the NY Daily News:

With two knives she stabbed him in this throat as he slept. White woke up and tried to fight her off but was too weak and succumbed to his injuries.

After the attack his wife changed clothes and went to a friends house. The police were called to the home where they found White dead. His wife reportedly told authorities, “I caught him looking at pornography, young girls, I love kids. I had to do it.”

We don’t know, it sounds FISHY. We seen ish like this on LIFETIME or the INVESTIGATION channel – and usually there’s MORE to the story.