This is a news release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept., provided verbatim.
Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fifth District have announced an arrest has been made in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) offense that occurred on Wednesday, September 19, 2018, in the 1000 Block of Brentwood Road, Northeast.
At approximately 9:57 pm, members of the Fifth District responded to the listed location for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located an adult female suffering from a stab wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival.
On Friday, February 8, 2019, pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant, 22-year-old James Edward Grier, of Laurel, MD was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife).