Mom stabs daughter during family argument

ABERDEEN, Md. - Aberdeen Police were investigating a stabbing late Tuesday afternoon after a mother reportedly stabbed her daughter in the back.

According to police, officers responded to the 100 block of William Powell Court to investigate a stabbing.

When officers arrived, they found Antonette E. Jones, 27 of the 100 block of Hamilton Street in Aberdeen suffering from a stab wound to her upper back, police said.

Police say Jones became involved in a family argument with her mother, Gwendolyn L. McNeil, 48, of the 100 block of William Powell Court when McNeil stabbed Jones with a kitchen knife.

Officers provided first aid until paramedics from the Aberdeen Fire Department arrived and transported Jones to Bay View Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

McNeil was arrested and charged with first and second degree assault with a dangerous weapon.

Police say McNeil will be transported to the Harford County Detention Center for a bond review.

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