Keely Williams

Keely A. Williams, 46

ROCHESTER, Ill. (WAND) - A woman accused of stabbing and killing a man in Rochester has turned herself in to authorities. 

Keely A. Williams, 46, is accused of killing Joshua R. Pfeiler on Thursday. The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office responded at 4:17 a.m. to the 6800 block of White Deer Trail and found the victim. 

Deputies performed first aid until responders arrived. EMS took Pfeiler to HSHS St. John's Hospital, where he died. 

The stabbing happened at the victim's residence, deputies said. According to a press release from law enforcement, Williams was in a romantic relationship with Pfeiler. 

An arrest warrant charged Williams with three counts of firs degree murder and one count of aggravated domestic battery. The suspect turned herself in at about 5 p.m. Friday while accompanied by her attorney. 

The suspect is behind bars in the Sangamon County Jail with bail set at $2 million. 

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