Teen accused in stabbing death of Burlington woman

BURLINGTON, Iowa- An 18-year-old will be facing murder charges after a stabbing led to the death of a 23-year-old woman.

On Tuesday, January 22, at 2:19 p.m. the Burlington Police Department responded to the 1300-block of South Garfield Street.

Police say when they arrived they found a 23-year-old woman, later identified as Mallery Rae-Ann Doak from Burlington, who had been stabbed.

Doak was rushed to a local hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

Kaylee Jane Wilson, 18,  of Burlington has been taken into custody and charged with second-degree murder.

Wilson was held at the Des Moines County Correctional Center on no bond while she waits to see a judge.

An autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday morning at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

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