By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore police arrested 39-year-old Mitchell Kirby and charged him with attempted first-degree murder after he allegedly cut a woman in the face and body multiple times.

On July 29, officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of W. Mulberry Street in Poppleton about 6:45 p.m. and found a 39-year-old woman “suffering from multiple lacerations to the face and body,” police said.

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The victim was taken to a nearby hospital, where she was stabilized. She was later taken to a specialist for traumatic injuries.

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Doctors told police the woman had more than 20 lacerations to the face and body.

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Kirby was arrested and charged on Aug. 27, police said.

CBS Baltimore Staff