Maryland Woman Charged In Stabbing In Target Lot

LANHAM, Md. (AP) — Prince George’s County police say they have charged a 55-year-old woman with attempted murder in the stabbing of another woman near a Target store.

Police say Antoinette Starks of Bowie was also charged with assault and assault with a deadly weapon on Tuesday, and is being held without bond.

Authorities say they were called to a report of a stabbing near the store on Martin Luther King Highway in Lanham about 9:45 a.m.

Police say they found a 39-year-old woman suffering from multiple stab wounds in the parking lot. She was taken to a hospital, where she was in stable condition.

Police arrested Starks after finding her in the lot with knives.

Authorities say Starks was previously charged with stabbing two women at a Nordstrom store in Maryland in 2005.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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