Northeast Times

Frankford woman arrested in connection with the stabbing death of her cousin in Logan

Shaliyah Snipe

A Frank­ford wo­man was ar­res­ted Sunday in con­nec­tion with the stabbing death of her cous­in dur­ing a late Sat­urday night quar­rel in Lo­gan.

Shaliyah Snipe, 19, of the 4600 block of Leiper Street, was charged with mur­der­ing Daneeka Snipe, 19, of Rock­land Street in Lo­gan, po­lice said.

Ac­cord­ing to po­lice, of­ficers in­vest­ig­at­ing a re­port of a per­son with a weapon in a home on the 1100 block of West Rock­land Street found Daneeka Snipe suf­fer­ing from a single stab wound to the neck. The wo­man was taken to Al­bert Ein­stein Med­ic­al Cen­ter and died there at about 1 a.m. Sunday.

Po­lice said Shaliyah Snipe turned her­self in­to po­lice at noon Sunday. Be­sides murder, she is charged with pos­sess­ing an in­stru­ment of crime. ••

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