UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) – Closing arguments are scheduled Monday in the homicide trial of a western Pennsylvania woman charged in the stabbing death of her boyfriend on Christmas Day in 2018.
Twenty-eight-year-old Dominique Jones took the stand Friday and alleged that the stabbing at the Holiday Inn Express in Uniontown followed years of abuse.READ MORE: Man In Critical Condition After Falling Over Hillside During Police Chase In Brighton Heights
She said she wasn’t trying to kill 25-year-old Tre Montel McCargo but “was just trying to get him off of me.”READ MORE: Police: Man Killed 94-Year-Old Grandfather And Sent Video Of Killing To Family Members
Fayette County prosecutors, however, say Jones believed McCargo was cheating on her.
The (Uniontown) Herald-Standard reports that testimony was to continue Saturday, but prosecutors opted not to call rebuttal witnesses.MORE NEWS: Experts Say Incentives To Vaccinate Work On Some But Not Everyone
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