Belleville, IL (KSDK) - Two men have been charged in connection with the deadly home invasion in Belleville.
The men, 23 year old John Cole of Belleville and 21 year old Garfield Fenton of East St. Louis, have both been charged with first degree murder and home invasion.
Police say 23 year old LeNae Cole of Belleville was stabbed to death in the attack inside a home in the 600 block of East McKinley Street late Monday night.
When police arrived on the scene, they found a man covered in blood in the street. That victim directed police to a home on East McKinley where authorities found Cole.
He had been stabbed several times and was transported to the hospital. He survived.