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Roseland man charged with fatal Christmas Eve stabbing

Jeremy Givens | Chicago Police

Bond was set at $1 million Sunday for a Roseland man charged with a fatal stabbing on Christmas Eve last year in Roseland on the Far South Side.

Jeremy Givens, 26, got into an argument with 42-year-old Eugene Bailey about 5:30 p.m. on Dec. 24, 2015 in the 300 block of West 111th Place and stabbed him in the chest, according to Chicago Police¬†and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Bailey, of the 1200 block of West 115th Street, was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died at 7:51 p.m. that night, authorities said.

Givens, of the 200 block of West 111th Place, appeared in court Sunday. A judge ordered him held on a $1 million bond, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office. He is due back in court Monday.