Chicago-area woman, 21, fatally stabbed boyfriend, 23, authorities say

A knife was recovered at the crime scene, police say

A Chicago-area woman is scheduled to appear at a bond hearing Wednesday after being arrested for fatally stabbing her boyfriend, authorities said Tuesday.

Jacqueline Mora, 21, of Zion, a northern suburb, faces first-degree murder charges after allegedly plunging a knife into the chest of Greagory Gilmore, 23, of Waukegan, Zion police told FOX 32 of Chicago.

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Jacqueline More, 21, of Zion, Ill., is charged in the stabbing death of her boyfriend, authorities say. (Zion Police Department)

Jacqueline More, 21, of Zion, Ill., is charged in the stabbing death of her boyfriend, authorities say. (Zion Police Department)

Gilmore was found unresponsive with a puncture wound when police found him around 5 a.m. Monday, according to the report. A knife was recovered at the scene.

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The man was declared dead at a hospital after being transported there, FOX 32 reported.