– A man has been charged with murder following the stabbing death of a woman in a Prahran flat overnight on Wednesday.
Police rushed to the second-floor Essex Street unit in Prahran after tracing a call to Triple-Zero to the location just before 1am.
Yousan Solomon, 38, was found dead in a pool of blood on the lounge room floor of the housing commission flat.
She had suffered a single stab wound to her neck. A 44-year-old man, who lived in the flat and is believed to have alerted emergency services, was found standing outside and taken into custody.
Homicide Squad detectives charged Anthony James Freeman with one count of murder. He appeared in Melbourne Magistrates Court and was remanded until March.
Earlier, Detective Senior Sergeant Stuart Bailey said the pair were known to each other.
No on else was in the flat at the time. Detective Senior Sergeant Bailey said the woman has a nine-year-old daughter – Herald Sun


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