Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call for assistance at a residence in the 6500 block of Hilmar Dr., when they observed a male victim suffering from a laceration to his lower right abdomen. The victim told deputies that Charnell Gant stabbed him with a butcher-styled knife following a verbal dispute. Deputies contacted Fire/EMS personnel to assist the victim with his injuries. Following an on-scene investigation, deputies placed Gant under arrest, charging her with Attempted Murder. During the investigation, deputies recovered the knife used during the alleged incident hidden near a neighbor’s residence.
The victim was transported to Prince George’s Hospital for medical treatment and Gant was transported to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections – charged with Attempted First Degree Murder.
For more information contact the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Press Information Office at 301-780-2773.