GLEN BURNIE, Md. (AP) — Anne Arundel County Police have charged a man with second-degree murder after a woman was found stabbed in a medical office building.

Twenty-five-year-old Joseph Patrick Soule of Pasadena was arrested Friday and charged with killing 43-year-old Christie Lynn Pelland of Pasadena.

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Police say an employee found Pelland’s body in a gynecologist’s office in the Medical Arts Centre of Glen Burnie Monday morning. Pelland had been stabbed multiple times.

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Investigators say Soule and Pelland knew each other and were involved in the drug trade.

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