A 47-year-old man has been charged with murder after he allegedly stabbed a nurse to death at the Freedom House Recovery Center in Durham, N.C., according to multiple reports.
Shortly before 2 p.m. on Oct. 18, Durham Police responded to a call at the non-profit behavioral health care agency and discovered Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner June Onkundi had been stabbed, according to WRAL.
She was taken to a nearby hospital where she died from her injuries.
James Gomes was arrested and charged with murder, according to online jail records. He is currently being held without bond at the Durham County Jail. It was not immediately clear if he had entered a plea or retained an attorney to comment on his behalf.
Onkundi was a married mother of four children who loved her job as a mental health nurse, her friends and family told multiple news outlets.
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SOURCE: PEOPLE, Elaine Aradillas