Police say the suspect and victim knew each other
Hagerstown, Md. (DG) – A 34-year-old man has been taken into custody for a stabbing incident on Wednesday evening.
Hagerstown City Police are reporting Tony Wayne Lowery Jr. was taken into custody without incident.
Officers responded to the 800 block of S. Potomac St. shortly before 10 PM for a man who had been stabbed several times. He was taken to Meritus Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
Lowery was also taken to the hospital for treatment. After he was released, Lowery was transported to the Washington County Detention Center. He has been charged with attempted 2nd-degree murder, 1st and 2nd-degree assault, and reckless endangerment. He is currently being held without bond.
Police say Lowery and the victim were familiar with each other.