YORK, S.C. – A York County woman is facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly stabbing a 20-year-old man Wednesday night.
York Police arrested 46-year-old Tammy Rose Hawkins and charged her with possession of a weapon during a violent crime and attempted murder.
Police say Hawkins stabbed 20-year-old Richard Lee Stewart at the Cedar Terrace Apartments in the 900 block of Liberty Street in York on Wednesday night.
Stewart was taken by helicopter to a Charlotte hospital for treatment of his injuries. Police say Stewart was stable Thursday morning.
Witnesses told authorities Hawkins fled the scene on foot after stabbing Stewart. Officers located Hawkins a short time later on South Pacific Avenue.
Hawkins was booked in to the York County Jail under a $50,000 bond.