A 27-year-old East Baltimore man was to appear today at a bail review hearing in District Court following first-degree murder charges in connection with the fatal stabbing of his girlfriend over the weekend, police said.
Charged also with possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony is Duane A. Price, of the 2800 block of Harford Road.
Mr. Price, according to police, is charged with killing Stacey Platt, 26, of the 2700 block of E. Preston St., during an argument Saturday night in the victim's home.
Police said that during the argument about 8 p.m., Miss Platt was stabbed at least once in the neck with a knife and bled to death.
The woman was pronounced dead by the crew of a city Fire Department ambulance.
Yesterday, the Mr. Price surrendered to police and was charged with homicide and related counts.
Mr. Price was being held at the Eastern District lockup without bail pending today's bail review hearing, police said.