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.