Arrest Made in Stabbing of 4 Women in Petworth

WASHINGTON (CBSDC) – D.C. Police have arrested 20-year-old Garey Jones III in connection with the stabbing of four women in the Petworth area, dating back to early May.

The stabbings occurred in Northwest D.C. on May 5, June 10, June 14, and June 19, and all appeared to be similar in nature, police said.

All four victims were attacked from behind as they walked alone after 10 p.m., Police Chief Cathy Lanier said earlier in the week. In each instance, the man fled as soon as the women screamed.

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