Monday, April 29, 2013
Asheville Police arrested a 16-year-old boy in the fatal stabbing of a Bowie man in North Carolina over the weekend.
A Bowie man was fatally stabbed over the weekend in North Carolina and local authorities have arrested a 16-year-old boy, Asheville police reported. Travis Schoon, 35, of Bowie, was stabbed in the chest around 2:50 a.m. Sunday on North Market Street in Asheville, NC, police reported. According to police, the stabbing occurred outside of a restaurant after an altercation. Although Schoon was transported to a local hospital, he died a short time later, according to police. Danras Damoy Bunsie, 16, surrendered to police overnight, police reported. Bunsie is charged with second-degree murder and assault with a dangerous weapon with intent to kill. His bond is set at $750,000. According to Black Mountain News, Bunsie was place on a long-term …
Thursday, April 25, 2013
The assault occurred after an argument over dinner escalated.
A Bowie woman was charged with assault last week after stabbing her boyfriend in the shoulder with a fork, according to a police report. On April 19 at around 7 p.m., Bowie police responded to a report of a stabbing in the 16000 block of Pewter Lane. Police say they found the victim, a 47-year-old man, bleeding. The victim told police that he and his girlfriend, Shameka Williams, 32, had been arguing over dinner. The argument escalated and the victim said Williams stabbed him in the shoulder with a fork. Williams was taken into custody and processed without incident. She is being charged with first and second degree assault. The victim was treated on the scene for puncture wounds.
Saturday, September 17, 2011
Students came together looking for answers.
With classes canceled on Friday, Bowie State University students gathered for a school sponsored community gathering a day after Dominique T. Frazier, 18, of Washington, DC was fatally stabbed. Police have charged her roommate, Alexis D. Simpson, 19, of District Heights, with murder.
Friday, September 16, 2011
Police have charged the roommate of an 18-year-old BSU student with first-degree murder in connection with Thursday's fatal stabbing.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Mimi Rauck
Friday, September 16, 2011
An apparent dispute over an iPod left one Bowie State University student dead Thursday night and a campus community stunned. Thursday’s homicide was the first in the school’s 146-year history, according to Bowie State University Police Chief Ernest L.Waiters. An altercation between two roommates over an iPod in the Christa McAuliffe Residential Community building turned violent, according to Waiters. “This is a tragedy. This investigation is ongoing. Was it a dispute that had an ongoing history? We don’t know that. We are asking the students for information,” said Waiters. Bowie State University Police found the victim, Dominique T. Frazier, 18, in the hallway, unconscious and bleeding from the upper torso, according to the Maryland …
The university will hold a community gathering on campus to help comfort students and staff.
Classes are canceled today at Bowie State University after a student fatally stabbed her roommate in a residence hall Thursday night. Dominique Frazier, 18, of Washington, DC, died after an argument with her roommate led to a physical confrontation and stabbing, according to state police. The roommate, a 19-year-old District Heights woman, turned herself in to police custody. She is not being named until charges are filed against her. “Bowie State administration, faculty, staff and students offer deepest condolences to the family of the victim Dominique T. Frazier, 18, a resident in CMRC from Washington, D.C. This kind of senseless violence is difficult to understand,” a statement from Bowie State University said. “The entire university …
A District Heights woman was charged with murder in the stabbing of her roommate in a campus dormitory.
A Bowie State University student was fatally stabbed by her roommate in a campus residence hall Thursday night. Dominique T. Frazier, 18, of Washington, DC, died after she was allegedly stabbed by her roommate, Alexis D. Simpson, 19, of District Heights, who is also a student at the university, according to Maryland State Police. Simpson turned herself in to police custody around midnight. She is charged with first-degree murder, second-degree murder and first-degree assault. She is being held in the Prince George's County Detention Center without bond. The two women apparently had an argument that escalated into a physical confrontation in their dorm room suite, according to police. “Bowie State University is saddened by the tragic death …