PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia man is behind bars, charged in the stabbing deaths last month of a woman and their unborn child.
While her mom was being attacked, Eboney White’s 12-year-old daughter locked herself in the bathroom and bravely called 9-1-1.READ MORE: Willie Stokes, Cleared Of Murder After 37 Years In Prison, Sues City Of Philadelphia
It was in that Elkins Park apartment where the Montgomery County District Attorney says Tristian Jones used a paring knife he’d bought hours earlier to end White’s life.3 Men Arrested In Connection To Assault Of Teen Outside Of Pleasantville Centerfolds Cabaret Before He Was Found Dead
White was seven-and-a-half months pregnant with their son. The fetus did not survive; the death, also ruled a homicide.
Jones is married to someone else, and investigators say the 35-year-old admits his wife did not know about his extracurricular activities.MORE NEWS: Mantua Man Stole Car, Debit Card Of Mount Laurel Woman Beaten To Death, Burlington County Prosecutor Says
The first-degree murder charges do not allow for bail, so Jones is being held as he awaits a preliminary hearing scheduled for March 29.