No bond for man charged with fatal South Shore stabbing

SHARE No bond for man charged with fatal South Shore stabbing
SHARE No bond for man charged with fatal South Shore stabbing

Bond was denied on Saturday for a mancharged with the fatal stabbing of a 28-year-old woman during a domestic fight in their South Shore apartment Wednesday night.

Howard Hunt, 58, faces one count of first-degree murder for the stabbing death of Joyce A. Terrell, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

About 11:55 p.m. Wednesday, officers responding to a disturbance at the apartment in the 6800 block of South Jeffery found Terrell with a stab wound to the chest,authorities said.

Terrell, who lived in the South Side apartment with Hunt, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced dead at 12:51 a.m. Thursday, police said.

A judge on Saturday ordered Hunt held without bond, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office. His next court date is Monday.

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