Woman killed by sword identified

July 27, 2009 7:39:27 AM PDT
The Delaware woman who died after being stabbed with a sword in New Castle, Delaware has been identified.Police say Angel Marie Zurlo, 21, was stabbed by her boyfriend Michael Kolesar, 21, on Sunday morning.

Investigators say Kolesar and his Zurlo got into an argument at a local bar.

When the couple returned home, police say, the argument continued and evolved into a physical confrontation.

Just after 1 a.m. Sunday, police were called to Kolesar's apartment for what was reported as a cutting with a sword. When officers arrived, they found Zurlo dead in a rear bedroom.

Kolesar faces charges of manslaughter and possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony.

Another man who was in the apartment when police arrived was questioned but not charged in connection with the crime.


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