Man Charged in Killing of Bronx Sex Worker

A 38-year-old man has been arrested in the Nov. 22 killing of a woman in the Bronx, authorities said.
Baron George is accused of fatally stabbing Brizjel Kemp, 36, inside the Holiday Motel on the New England Thruway, after meeting her on an escort site.
George faces charges of murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon.
It was not immediately clear Monday whether he had an attorney.
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