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Girl, 14, charged as adult in Southwest Baltimore stabbing
Girl, 14, charged as adult in Southwest Baltimore stabbing

A 14-year-old girl is being held as an adult after being charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection with a serious stabbing in Southwest Baltimore. Arica Leonard, who was born in 1999 and turns 15 next month, was being held in the juvenile unit of the women's detention center — one of just two girls being held there, officials said. She is accused of stabbing a female in the back of the head with a "long knife" during a fight last week, court records show. The victim suffered three cuts to the back of her head that required five staples and four stitches, police wrote in charging documents. In Maryland, youth charged with attempted first-degree murder...

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