Man Assaulted, Stabbed By Family Member 

He was taken to Shock Trauma for treatment.


Manchester, Md. (KM) Two teenagers were taken into custody following an assault early Monday morning.

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were dispatched to a home in Manchester at 3:29 AM, and found a 56-year-old man who had been assaulted by a 14-year-old girl with a hammer, and then stabbed by a 13-year-old boy who was a family member.

The victim was taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma in Baltimore for treatment.

Authorities say the two youths were charged accordingly.

The Sheriff’s Office says the investigation into this incident is continuing, and anyone who has additional is asked to contact Detective Vandergrift at 410-386-5900.


By Kevin McManus