Woman fatally stabs 19-year-old man after fight over money

Elera Osaro, Baltimore Police Dept.

BALTIMORE (WBFF) Elera Osaro, 20, has been arrested and charged with first- degree murder and various assault charges for the fatal stabbing death of Christopher Carter.

19-year-old Christopher Carter died of injuries following a stabbing overnight in Central Baltimore.

Police responded to reports of a stabbing in an apartment on West Lafayette Avenue near Myrtle Avenue around 2:30 a.m.

They discovered the victim with one stab to his chest and he was taken to an area hospital. Carter later died of injuries.

Authorities believe the victim was involved in a verbal dispute with Osaro over money that soon turned into a physical altercation, in which the woman then stabbed Carter in the chest.

She was taken into custody at the scene where she is currently being held at Central Booking.