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Friday, December 23, 2011

Woman arrested for stabbing child's father

Posted By on Fri, Dec 23, 2011 at 10:21 AM

Carol Denice Burton, 30, was charged with first-degree murder this morning for fatally stabbing Willy Peair, 42, the father of one of her children in the chest at 6819 W. 33rd Street about 2:20 a.m. this morning. Police said five children who were present — aged 1 to 14 — were placed in state custody. When police arrived the victim was found on a bathroom floor, unresponsive, with blood on his face and shirt. Is it redundant to say the police say the stabbing occurred during an argument?

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