Woman arrested for stabbing death of man in Colorado Springs

Chezarea Jones / Colorado Springs Police Department

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Police have arrested a woman in the fatal stabbing of a man outside the Ridgeview Motel in Colorado Springs.

On Saturday, July 2 around 3:37 p.m., officers responded to calls of a reported stabbing in the area of the motel near West Colorado Avenue and South 34th Street.

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Ridgeview Motel / Brett Roberts — FOX21 News

Upon arrival, police found a man suffering from a stab wound. He was transported to a local hospital where he later died from his injury.

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Darnell Dwayne Reedy, 32, of Colorado Springs.

Authorities were able to establish probable cause and arrest the suspect, 30-year-old Chezarea Jones.

Jones was transported to El Paso County Criminal Justice Center where she will be booked on the charge of second degree murder.

Police said all parties involved in this incident have been identified, and the investigation is continuing.

This is the 11th homicide in Colorado Springs this year. At this time last year, there were nine homicides.

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