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Woman, 59, stabbed to death in Chelsea, officials say

A 59-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in an apartment in Chelsea on Monday, officials said.

The woman, identified Monday evening as Margarita Morehead, was stabbed multiple times at a unit inside an apartment building on Lafayette Avenue, according to Suffolk District Attorney Kevin R. Hayden’s office.

Police found the woman after receiving a report of a disturbance shortly before 10 a.m. She was given medical aid but she later died at CHA Everett Hospital. There were no arrests as of Monday evening.

No further information was immediately available.

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