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Canadian mother and daughter from Toronto ID'd as victims of fatal Atlantic City, NJ stabbings
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) ' Authorities have identified a Canadian mother and daughter as the victims in Monday's fatal stabbings on a street in Atlantic City, N.J.
The Atlantic County prosecutor's office says 80-year-old Po Lin Wan and her 47-year-old daughter, Alice Mei See Leung (may-say lee-ung) were killed by a Philadelphia woman across the street from Bally's Atlantic City. The women were from the Scarborough section of Toronto.
Antoinette Pelzer is charged with murder and is being held on $1.5 million bail. Her aunt says Pelzer has been homeless and mentally ill for years.
The attacks took place a half block from a hospital trauma center. A police officer who saw the stabbings in progress arrested Pelzer.