Police say woman stabbed man to death with piece of broken glass

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DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — A domestic disputed turned deadly when woman says she stabbed man to death with broken piece of glass.. 

Police say 38 year old David W. Murray died after his girlfriend BillieJo L. Soyster thrust a broken piece of glass into his chest following an argument that she said had “turned physical.”

Investigators say “During questioning, Soyster admitted she and Murray had an argument in their bedroom that turned physical,” 

“Soyster advised that, after Murray had assaulted her, he began calling her names that made her mad. Soyster indicated she then picked up a piece of broken glass and stabbed Murray one time in the chest.”

She is being held on $500,000 bond at Macon County Jail.

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