News Flash Home
The original item was published from 4/20/2017 1:20:29 PM to 5/21/2017 12:00:03 AM.

News Flash

Police News

Posted on: April 20, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Suspect in custody for Stabbing on Heather Ridge Drive

Kareem Charles

FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

April 20, 2017

 

 

Suspect in custody for Stabbing on Heather Ridge Drive

 

 

FREDERICK, MD – On 4/20/2017 at approximately 0940hours Officers from the Frederick Police Department were dispatched to 1000 Heather Ridge Drive for a report of a stabbing.  Upon arrival Officers were able to render aid to the victim who sustained a stab wound to the upper torso.  He was later transported to a local medical facility.  He is in serious but stable condition at this time.

 

A perimeter was quickly established and it was determined that the suspect was in a nearby apartment within the same complex.  The suspect, later identified as Kareem Avery Charles (24YO B/M of the 1000BLK of Heather Ridge Dr.), was taken into custody without further incident.  He was transported to FPD HQ for questioning before being taken to the FCADC. 

 

It is believed that a verbal altercation started between the victim and a female inside an apartment.  Mr. Charles then injected himself into the altercation and assaulted the victim. 

 

At this time Mr. Charles is at the FCADC and waiting to be seen by a District Court Commissioner.  Mr. Charles is charged with the following;

1 count of 1st Degree Assault

1 count of 2nd Degree Assault

1 Count of Reckless Endangerment

 

 

Anyone with any other information is asked to call the Frederick Police Department at 301-600-2102. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can contact the department by phone 301-600-TIPS (8477), text at 240-674-TIPS (8477), or email fpdcrimetip@frederickmdpolice.org.

 

Case Report Number:      17-29322

Investigating Detective: Det. Ames

Author of Release:           Sgt. Andrew Alcorn

 

Public Information Contact:         Clark Pennington

                                                            301-600-3935


Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Police News

Donald Myers

FPD makes arrest in Weapons Complaint

Posted on: September 11, 2022
THE CITY OF FREDERICK (8)

FPD investigating downtown homicide

Posted on: July 23, 2022

City to issue taxicab permits

Posted on: April 29, 2022
THE CITY OF FREDERICK (7)

FPD makes arrest in stabbing incident

Posted on: February 25, 2022
THE CITY OF FREDERICK (8)

FPD investigating firearms discharge

Posted on: February 6, 2022
THE CITY OF FREDERICK (7)

Frederick Man Charged in Multiple Thefts

Posted on: December 16, 2021
THE CITY OF FREDERICK (7)

Charges Filed in Frederick Bank Robbery

Posted on: December 13, 2021
THE CITY OF FREDERICK (7)

FPD make arrest in rape investigation

Posted on: September 8, 2021
THE CITY OF FREDERICK (7)

FPD arrests man on gun charges

Posted on: July 24, 2021
THE CITY OF FREDERICK (7)

FPD arrest man in carjacking

Posted on: July 21, 2021

City Hall to remain closed July 20

Posted on: July 19, 2021

FPD makes arrest in recent stabbing cases

Posted on: February 23, 2021