HELENA-WEST HELENA, Ark. (AP) - A 47-year-old woman is being held in the Phillips County jail on suspicion of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of her boyfriend.
Jamie Otey is accused in the weekend death of 43-year-old Curtis Chairse.
Authorities say Chairse was stabbed in the abdomen with a pocketknife at about 3 a.m. Saturday in front of his home in Lake View. A family member took Chairse to Helena Regional Medical Center and he was later taken to The Med in Memphis, where he died.
Otey is being held on $100,000 bond.
Information from: The Daily World, http://www.helena-arkansas.com/