A woman was found stabbed to death at Old Farm Apartments in Elkhart.
Officers were sent to the complex in the 500 block of K Lane in Elkhart around 12:25 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 18, where they entered an apartment and found the victim, according to Sgt. Chris Snyder with the Elkhart Police Department.
At this point in the investigation it appears there was a domestic dispute which led the accused stabbing the victim, Savanna Best, 20, of Elkhart, Snyder stated.
Police have arrested Israel Ordonez Calixto, 31, of Elkhart, on a preliminary murder charge.
Israel is being held in the Elkhart County Jail.
Detectives were still conducting interviews and processing the scene for evidence on Thursday afternoon.
An autopsy on Best’s body is expected to take place on Friday.
Anybody with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Elkhart Police Department at 574-295-7070 or the Tip Line at 574-389-4777.