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Charles County Sheriff's Office

Juvenile Charged with Attempted Murder

On Nov. 10 at 7 p.m., officers responded to 2065 Crain Highway in Waldorf (the parking lot of a fast food business) for an assault. When officers arrived, they found a 20-year-old male with a stab wound to his upper body. He was flown to a hospital in critical condition. According to witnesses, a 17-year-old male (who was known to the victim) stabbed the victim during an argument that occurred outside of the restaurant. Officers developed information regarding the suspect’s whereabouts and located him on Nike Drive. The suspect was arrested and charged with attempt murder, first-degree assault, second-degree assault and assault with a deadly weapon. Detective J. Austin is investigating.

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