Ellicott City woman charged in stabbing

January 22, 1998|BY A SUN STAFF WRITER

An Ellicott City woman was arrested in connection with the stabbing of a Columbia man after a domestic argument at her apartment Tuesday evening, police said.

Kelly Shanita Carter, 21, of the 3200 block of Wheaton Way was charged with first-degree assault, reckless endangerment and attempted second-degree murder, police said.

Myron Todd Banks, 20, of the 10300 block of Hickory Ridge Road in Harper's Choice, was taken to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, where he was listed in serious but stable condition.

Police said they recovered a steak knife that showed signs of blood on its blade.

Carter was being held at the Howard County Detention Center yesterday in lieu of $5,000 bond.

Pub Date: 1/22/98

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