LOWELL (CBS) — A man has been arrested in connection with the death of 22-year-old Dejah Jenkins-Minus. Leonard Robinson, also 22, of Lowell, was charged with murder, according to the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office.
According to the D.A., Robinson killed Jenkins-Minus in a Lowell home on Thursday. Police were called to the scene around 10:45 a.m. to do a wellbeing check on Jenkins-Minus and her two-month-old daughter.READ MORE: NH Bar Employee Halts 'Dangerous And Frightening Situation' By Tackling Man With Gun
She was pronounced dead at the scene and a medical examiner later ruled her death a homicide by multiple sharp force injuries.READ MORE: Snow Coming For Thursday Morning Commute, Second Storm Could Bring More Saturday
Her baby is safe.
Police obtained a search warrant for the Llewelyn Street home and recovered multiple items, including a knife that appeared to be the murder weapon.MORE NEWS: Fire Knocked Down On Roof Of Moderna Plant In Norwood
Robinson will be arraigned on Tuesday morning.