Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Braddock Woman Arrested in Stabbing

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Braddock Woman Arrested in Stabbing

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A 34-year-old Braddock woman wanted in a Christmas Day stabbing was arrested Tuesday on attempted homicide charges.

Mary Jenkins is accused of attacking 40-year-old William Davis III at a home in the 500 block of Talbot Avenue around 1:45 a.m. Monday, according to court records.

Mr. Davis' father, William Davis Jr., told police that one of his grandchildren woke him up and told him, "Mommy and Daddy are fighting."

He said he heard arguing as he walked downstairs and then saw his son on top of Ms. Jenkins, pinning her to the ground.

His son was bleeding heavily, and Ms. Jenkins had a knife in her right hand, he said.

She also had a cut on her left hand.

The father called 911 and kept the children upstairs, he told police. …

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