Breaking News Bar
updated: 11/5/2012 4:48 PM

Batavia woman charged in Sunday stabbing of 2 men

hello
Success - Article sent! close
  • Diane J. Romano

      Diane J. Romano

 
 

A 38-year-old Batavia woman has been charged in connection with a stabbing early Sunday on North VanNortwick Street.

Diane J. Romano, of the 0-100 block of VanNortwick, was charged Monday with three felonies and three misdemeanors, according to Batavia police.

When police arrived at the residence at 2:34 a.m. Sunday they discovered two men, ages 19 and 34, who both suffered multiple stab wounds. They were taken to a hospital and were conscious. Their conditions are not known.

Police said Romano was charged with aggravated domestic battery, aggravated battery with great bodily harm, and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. All three are felonies. The misdemeanor charges are domestic battery which causes bodily harm, domestic battery in making physical contact, and unlawful use of weapons -- possess a knife with intent to use.

If convicted on all charges, Romano could receive up to 20 years in prison.

Her bond was set at $50,000, meaning she must post $5,000 to be released from the Kane County jail while her case is pending. She is next due in court Wednesday.

The stabbing was believed to be an isolated incident, and there is no danger to the public, according to police.

Share

Interested in reusing this article?

Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.

The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.

Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Name * Company Telephone * E-mail *

Message (optional)

Success - Reprint request sent Click to close
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.
    help here