Police Charge Suspect In Stabbing

He was arrested Saturday morning.


Frederick,Md (KM) One man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing Saturday morning. Travis Aaron Ridenour was taken into custody, and charged with 1st-degree assault, 2nd-degree assault and reckless endangerment.

Frederick Police Officers responded to the 1500 block of Dockside Drive at around 5:13 AM, and located a victim suffering from a stab wound to his hand. He was transported to the hospital for treatment of his wounds which are not considered life-threatening.

Through their investigation, police learned that the victim and the suspect got into an argument which turned heated. The suspect picked up a large kitchen knife and violently stabbed at the victim, who used his hand to block the knife.

Ridenour was taken to the Adult Detention Center.

Police say the investigation is continuing into  this incident and anyone with additional information can contact Officer Francis Donato, 301-600-2101. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call the tip line at 301-600-TIPS (8477). Information can be sent by e-mail at [email protected], or by text message to 240-674-TIPS (8477).


By Kevin McManus



Ridenour, Travis Aaron