Victim stabbed 16 times, suspect faces attempted murder charge

Victim stabbed 16 times, suspect faces attempted murder charge

Victim stabbed 16 times, suspect faces attempted murder charge

Print
Email
|

by KREM.com

KREM.com

Posted on April 24, 2014 at 11:47 AM

Updated Thursday, Apr 24 at 11:52 AM

SPOKANE, Wash.—  Police arrested and booked a 23-year-old man for attempted murder. Officers announced the charges Thursday.

Richie L. Attwood, 23, was arrested Wednesday night near W.  Boone and N. Adams Street.

Police said Attwood stabbed a 52-year-old man at least 16 times to the head and neck. The victim was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries.

Officers said the stabbing appeared to be the result of a domestic dispute and was not believed to be random. Attwood will also be charged with robbery.

Print
Email
|