Stabbing Sends Frederick County Man To Shock Trauma In Critical Condition













A Brunswick man is charged.


Jefferson, Md (KM) One person is charged with 1st-degree assault following a stabbing Friday night.

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says at around 10:30 PM, deputies were dispatched to the 4400 block of Lewis Mill Court in Jefferson. They found one man with a stab wound to the abdomen;  and another man with severe head injuries. Authorities say Kyle Burdette, 21, of Brunswick and Cole ZIttle, 21, of Jefferson had been involved in an argument which turned physical. Zittle was stabbed.

Both men were flown out by Maryland State Police helicopter: Zittle was taken to Shock Trauma; Burdette went to Medstar Washington Hospital Center. At last word, Zittlle was in critical but stable condition, and doctors expect him to live.

Burdette was treated for his injuries, and was taken to the Adult Detention Center where he was charged..

The investigation into this incident is continuing, and anyone who has information that could help is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office. They can call 301-600-1046, reference case # 21-041755.



By Kevin McManus