Sylvia Brice stabbed to death, second woman critically injured in what police call ‘domestic’ attack

Sylvia Brice was killed and another woman critically wounded in what police called a domestic stabbing Saturday afternoon in the Princeton Park neighborhood on the South Side.

The domestic-related attack happened at 2:08 p.m. in the 9300 block of South Wentworth, according to Chicago Police.

Brice, 52, was stabbed multiple times and was taken to University of Illinois Hospital, where she was pronounced dead at 2:29 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

An autopsy for Brice, a mother and grandmother who lived on the block where she was killed, found she died of multiple stab wounds in an assault and her death was ruled a homicide, according to the medical examiner’s office.

A 30-year-old woman also suffered multiple stab wounds to the abdomen and was taken in critical condition to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, according to police.

No one was in custody as of Saturday afternoon.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

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