UPDATE: One woman is dead and another is behind bars after fatal stabbing in Elyria

The murder suspect, Holly Baire, pleaded not guilty and is being held on a $1 million bond.

UPDATE: One woman is dead and another is behind bars after fatal stabbing in Elyria
Holly Baire, 37, of Elyria, was charged with murder after stabbing Jamie Royster on Thursday afternoon, according to Elyria Police. (Source: Elyria Police)

ELYRIA, Ohio, (WOIO) - One woman is dead and another woman is behind bars, following a stabbing in Elyria on Thursday afternoon.

At about 5 p.m., officers rushed to the 400 block of Lorain Boulevard after receiving a report that Jamie Royster, 33, of Elyria, had been stabbed in the upper torso, according to Elyria Police.

Royster was rushed to University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, where she died.

Holly Baire, 37, of Elyria, was arrested and charged with murder—a first-degree felony.

Baire was taken to Lorain County Jail and is being held on a $1 million bond, according to court records.

She pleaded not guilty during her arraignment in Elyria Municipal Court on Friday, and her next court date is scheduled for May 19 at 9:30 a.m.

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