Fayetteville, N.C. — A Fayetteville man has been arrested in the stabbing of his grandmother, police said Thursday.
Adriel Jarrod Wynn, 19, of South View Circle, is charged with assault with a dangerous weapon with intent to kill. He was being held at the Cumberland County Detention Center under a $75,000 bond.
Officers responding to a reported assault in the 800 block of South View Circle at about 7 p.m. Wednesday found that Willie Coakly had been stabbed several times, police said. She was taken to Cape Fear Valley Hospital for treatment of wounds that weren't considered life-threatening.
Police later found Coakly's SUV, which was taken after the attack, and arrested Wynn.