Camden woman accused of fatal stabbing on Thanksgiving Day

CAMDEN – A city woman is accused of fatally stabbing a man in the Parkside neighborhood on Thanksgiving Day.

Laquanda Jones, 27, allegedly killed 55-year-old Bernie Marshall during an incident on the 1300 block of Princess Avenue, according to the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office.

Police responding to a 911 call found Marshall, described as unconscious and not breathing, around 3:05 p.m., the prosecutor’s office said in a statement.

Marshall was pronounced dead at a city hospital shortly after 3:30 p.m.

Jones was arrested on a charge of murder after an investigation. She was being held in Camden County Jail.

The charge against Jones is only an allegation. She has not been convicted in the case.

Jim Walsh is a senior reporter with the Courier-Post, Burlington County Times and The Daily Journal.

This article originally appeared on Cherry Hill Courier-Post: Camden man fatally stabbed during Thanksgiving Day incident