Woman charged with murder in early-morning Uptown stabbing: CMPD

Woman charged with murder in early-morning Uptown stabbing: CMPD

CHARLOTTE (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — A woman has been charged with murder following an early morning stabbing in Uptown, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Officers responded to the 400 block of North Tryon Street around 6 a.m. on Monday about an assault with a deadly weapon.

1 injured in apparent stabbing in Uptown: Medic

When officials arrived, they found 46-year-old Susan Annette Dillehay suffering from a stab wound. She was treated at the scene before being taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police say she died of her injuries around 8 a.m.

The suspect, 32-year-old Jessica Lashay Robinson, was found by patrol officers not long after the incident, authorities said.

After an interview with homicide detectives, Robinson was charged with murder and taken to the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office.

This case is still under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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