Woman accused of stabbing man during altercation

Woman accused of stabbing man during altercation

Woman accused of stabbing man during altercation

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by WCNC.com Staff

WCNC.com

Posted on January 23, 2014 at 10:53 AM

Updated Thursday, Jan 23 at 3:43 PM

YORK, S.C. -- York County police have charged a woman with attempted murder after he stabbed another man with knife during an argument Wednesday night.

Police were called to the Cedar Terrace Apartments on East Liberty Street where they found 20-year-old Richard Lee Stewart III lying on his back with a stab wound to his chest.

According to a witness, the suspect,  46-year-old Tammy Rose Hawkins fled the scene on foot after stabbing Hawkins.  Officers canvassed the area and located Hawkins on South Pacific Avenue and placed her under arrest for attempted murder.
 
Stewart airlifted to a hospital in Charlotte due to his injuries, according to police. 

Rose is being held at the York County Jail.

Detectives are still investigating the incident this morning.  If you have any additional inquiries please contact Lt. Rich Caddell at 803-684-4141.

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