Man charged with stabbing woman to death in Eastern Market

Alphonso Jordan facing first-degree murder charge in Dawn Marie Ferguson's death

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DETROIT - A 48-year-old man has been charged with murder for allegedly fatally stabbing a woman in Detroit's Eastern Market.

The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office says Alphonso Jordan is jailed on a first-degree murder charge. He is accused of killing 49-year-old Dawn Marie Ferguson, whose body was found Tuesday morning.

His preliminary exam is May 27.

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