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Woman charged with second-degree murder after violent domestic dispute

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A 20-year-old Winnipeg woman is suspected of killing the man she was in a relationship with, police say.

Adrian Acoby, 25, was found stabbed inside a home in the 1300 block of Elgin Avenue West about 3:40 a.m. Wednesday morning.

He was rushed to hospital but didn’t survive.

Police say the victim and accused got into a domestic dispute that turned violent.

Galena Flett was arrested late Wednesday afternoon inside a Main Street business.

She has been charged with second-degree murder and is being held at the Winnipeg Remand Centre.

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Updated on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 5:03 PM CDT: Picture added.

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