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Woman accused of stabbing grandfather back in Lehigh County

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Apr 01 2014 08:25:49 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 01 2014 01:28:53 PM CDT
Homicide investigation at 841 S. 12th St., Allentown on 3-11-14

Steve Hansell/69 News

Homicide investigation at 841 S. 12th St., Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A woman accused of fatally stabbing her grandfather and then fleeing to New York is back in Lehigh County to face charges.

Chene Angelique Mejias was committed to the Lehigh County Prison without bail.

Mejias, 21, is facing criminal homicide charges in connection with the stabbing death of her 65-year-old grandfather, Wilson Mejias, which happened on March 10 in the apartment they shared at 841 S. 12th St. in Allentown.

A preliminary hearing is set for April 7.