FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — The Allen County Coroner’s Office has identified the woman who was killed Wednesday morning in a stabbing at Baldwin Creek Apartments.
The woman was identified as 48-year-old Crystal C. Holmes of Fort Wayne.
David Lee Cortez Suel
She was the victim involved in the fatal stabbing in the 2100 block of Hobson Road.
Holmes was transported from the scene to a local hospital where she later died.
The coroner ruled the cause of death to be a stab wound of the chest and the manner of death is homicide.
Initially, police were told that Holmes was the victim of a robbery, but have determined it was a domestic dispute instead.
Fort Wayne police arrested 51-year-old David Lee Cortez Suel in connection to her death.
Crystal C. Holmes is the 19th homicide for Allen County for 2020.
This incident remains under investigation by the Allen County authorities.