GRANITE CITY, IL (KTVI)– A man is in custody after stabbing a woman to death in Granite City.
The Granite City Police Department received a report around 4 p.m. Tuesday for a disturbance in the area of Northgate Industrial Drive just off of Illinois Route 3.
Officers located a 34-year-old woman on the side of the road suffering from several stab wounds.
The woman was taken to the hospital in serious condition. She was treated and pronounced dead around 5 p.m. Her name has not been released yet.
An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.
A suspect was taken into custody near the scene.
The investigation is on-going.