Woman dies after stabbing

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - December 10, 2011

A 47 year old woman is dead this morning after being stabbed in the chest overnight inside a home in the 4400 of Franklin Street.

Philadelphia Police and medics were called to the scene around 3:30 early this morning.

They found a woman stabbed inside the residence.

She was pronounced dead by the medics on the scene.

A male inside of the home was taken into custody and faces charges in connection with the murder.

No word on the relationship between the victim and the man taken into custody.

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