Peoria woman charged in man's stabbing death

Peoria woman charged in man's stabbing death

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - A 25-year-old Peoria woman has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of a man in her apartment.

Police say Janay E. Hayes was arrested Saturday morning after allegedly stabbing 24-year-old Cadman M. Coates of Peoria.

Coates was pronounced dead just before 7 a.m. at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

Peoria County Coroner Johnna Ingersoll tells the Journal Star in Peoria that ( ) Coates had been stabbed at least once in the chest.

Hayes is being held in the Peoria County Jail pending a bond hearing on Monday.

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