Woman charged after fatally stabbing man

Crime Scene Tape
Police Tape (KSN File Photo)

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A 24-year-old woman is facing murder charges after a man was stabbed to death in St. Louis.

Tyrone Barnett of Hillsdale was stabbed in the neck shortly after midnight Wednesday at a housing project. Police say Barnett and Tyianna Motton had been arguing just prior to the stabbing.

Barnett was pronounced dead at a hospital. Motton was arrested at the scene and is jailed on first-degree murder and armed criminal action charges.

She is jailed without bond.

KSN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

blog comments powered by Disqus