ST. CLOUD - St. Cloud Police are investigating the death of Lois Arlene Omeara, 72, of St. Cloud, after she was stabbed to death early this morning.

Dean Allan Friese, 52, of St. Cloud, has been arrested and taken to the Stearns County Jail on charges of homicide.

The attack occurred at 401 33rd Avenue North. St. Cloud Police and the Minnesota Bureau of Apprehension are continuing an investigation.