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Real estate agent arrested as suspect in stabbing death

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A real estate agent who works for a small company in Normal, Ill., has been arrested as a suspect in the stabbing death of a partner in a real estate rehab business venture, according to reports. Diana Thames, 47, a licensed real estate agent in Illinois since 1998, reportedly confessed to Palatine Police investigators that she stabbed Cindy Wolosick, 46, last week, according to police and media reports. Wolosick reportedly worked as an elementary school speech therapist in Palatine and was a longtime friend to Thames. Thames, who was arrested Sunday by Palatine Police, is a real estate agent for Realty Professionals in Normal, Ill. Thames worked there with Patricia Cosenza, the office broker. Cosenza could not be reached today for comment. The Cook County State's Attorney's Office filed charges against Thames for first-degree murder late Saturday, Palatine Police reported. A representative for the Cooks County State's Attorney's Office said Thames was scheduled for a court appearanc...