GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A 35-year-old woman is charged with murder in connection with a Monday morning stabbing at Globe Apartments.
Kawonda Michelle Mendez was arraigned Tuesday on an open murder charge in connection with the death of 40-year-old Scott David Morton, according to Grand Rapids Police.
Officers responded to the apartments on Commerce Avenue SW at about 3:30 a.m. Monday. When they arrived, they found Morton with apparent stab wounds to the neck and throat. He died within minutes.
Police say the stabbing was the result of a domestic dispute. Mendez is scheduled to be back in court Aug. 23.