Authorities say three people have been arrested in connection a fatal stabbing in New Bedford, Massachusetts, last week.
A spokesman for the Bristol district attorney's office says 47-year-old Robert Viveiros and 45-year-old Kenneth Roark face murder charges in the death Jan. 22 of Chantel Bruno. Also, 29-year-old Olivia Alves is charged with obstruction of justice.
All three defendants are from New Bedford.
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They face arraignment Tuesday. It could not immediately be determined if they have lawyers.
Police responding to reports of a woman screaming and bleeding found Bruno outside a residence at about 1:30 a.m. The Wareham resident was pronounced dead at the hospital. Her dog had also been stabbed but survived.
Authorities have not disclosed a motive.