ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A woman accused of fatally stabbing her grandfather and then fleeing to New York is back in Lehigh County to face charges.

Chene Angelique Mejias was committed to the Lehigh County Prison without bail.

Mejias, 21, is facing criminal homicide charges in connection with the stabbing death of her 65-year-old grandfather, Wilson Mejias, which happened on March 10 in the apartment they shared at 841 S. 12th St. in Allentown.

A preliminary hearing is set for April 7.