She had been a person of interest, and now, Kenya Despenza is charged with stabbing her aunt to death in the Slidell home of the 65-year-old victim.
Diane Bercy was found dead Monday. Despenza was arrested hours later driving Bercy's stolen vehicle.
Police held off charging her with Bercy's murder until Thursday pending further investigation.
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