According to court records, a man has been accused of fatally stabbing a woman multiple times. Ronald Deshaun Green is accused of killing 27-year-old Cecilia Sanders.
Authorities believe that Green killed Sanders sometime Sunday. He is accused of stabbing her with a knife. Green also 27, is also charged with abandoning a child. His is in jail on $100,000 bail.
Sanders who was reportedly stabbed more than once, was found by her mother in an upstairs bedroom early Monday. Sanders was the mother of a three-year-old and an eight month old. The eight-month-old was not hurt and found near the body of her mother; Sanders’ older child was found with a bump on her head. She was taken to a hospital as a precautionary measure.
Relatives said Sanders’ mother had not heard from her during the day Sunday and came to the apartment to check on her and found her dead. Green was reportedly the last person seen with the woman.
Neighbors reportedly saw both Green and Sanders enter the apartment together about noon Sunday; no one saw Sanders leave the apartment. Green was seen alone outside the apartment pacing back and forth in front of the unit and then he went back inside.
Authorities found Green in a nearby convenience store and he was taken in for questioning. According to a family member of Sanders, she and Green had recently had a troubled relationship.
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