UPDATED: One killed in Sunday stabbing

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A man has died after a Sunday morning stabbing.

Police were called to the 900 block of Francis Street at about 10:45 after a report of a stabbing. When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a stab wound.

The victim, O’sha D.K. Booher-Ford, 26 of Fort Wayne, was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. His cause of death was ruled as a stab wound of the chest and his manner of death was ruled a homicide according to the Allen County Coroner’s Office.

Lakeshia James, 27, was arrested Monday in connection to the stabbing and is facing a charges of aggravated domestic battery.

She told police in a probable cause affadavit that she stabbed Ford, her boyfriend, in the chest. The document reveals James was looking through Ford’s phone because of infidelity and an argument began. She reportedly asked Ford to leave multiple times before going into the kitchen and grabbing a knife, asking Ford to leave and give her cell phone back. Ford did not leave, and that’s when James stabbed him in the chest.

Police are still investigating.


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