On March 23, 2019, at 5:45 p.m., Officers responded to a report of a stabbing at a residence on the 1800 block of Whitehall Street. At the scene, Officers located the victim on the kitchen floor. The victim had sustained a single stab wound on his right side, below the arm, and was having difficult breathing and speaking. He was taken to a local hospital where it was learned that he had a punctured lung and lacerated liver as a result of the stabbing.
The victim’s girlfriend, Caress Murphy, was brought to the station for questioning. Murphy was charged with Aggravated Assault, Criminal Attempt Homicide, and Possess Instrument of Crime with Intent.