San Jose police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found burning inside a home where a second woman was stabbed and several children suffered smoke inhalation.

Officer Enrique Garcia, a police department spokesman, says officers arrived at the San Jose home early Tuesday after receiving reports about a woman covered in blood.

The stabbed woman and the children found at the home were hospitalized.

Police are investigating the woman's death as a homicide and searching for a suspect.

The identities of the victims have not been released.