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Police: Suspect arrested after 3 stabbed in Durham apartment

Posted May 25, 2019 1:50 p.m. EDT
Updated May 29, 2019 11:28 a.m. EDT

Willie Cornelius Vinson

— A Graham man has been charged in connection with a weekend stabbing on Chapel Hill Road in Durham, police said Wednesday.

One woman and two men were stabbed inside an apartment at about 9 a.m. Saturday, police said. All three are recovering from their wounds, police said.

Willie Cornelius Vinson, 53, was arrested Monday in Burlington and charged with three counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, two counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon and one count of larceny of a motor vehicle.

Vinson also was charged with assault on a female in an Alamance County case, police said. He remains in the Alamance County jail.

Police said Vinson knew the victims and was a guest in the apartment.