CAMDEN COUNTY, N.J. (CBS) — A Camden woman is facing murder charges in the beating of her boyfriend last month.
It was Labor Day weekend when police in Woodlynne, Camden County were called to a convenience market on Mount Ephraim Avenue.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police: 17-Year-Old Girl Injured In Kensington Double Shooting
Jason Lewis, 35, was conscious, but bleeding from the head after he said he had been beaten by his girlfriend with a pair of frying pans, according to the Camden County Prosecutor.READ MORE: WATCH: Phillies Celebrate Phanatic's Birthday Prior To Sunday's Game Against Cardinals
The woman, 31-year-old Maleia Cole, fled to her home about a block away.
Lewis later underwent emergency surgery but succumbed to his injuries last week.MORE NEWS: Aaron Nola Pitches First 9-Inning Shutout In Phillies 2-0 Win Over Cardinals
Cole was apprehended without incident after being charged with murder, and awaits a pre-trial detention hearing.