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Roanoke Rapids woman charged in stabbing

Posted March 5, 2012 9:25 a.m. EST

— A Roanoke Rapids woman faces charges that she tried to kill a man during a domestic dispute Saturday.

Lt. Neil Aycock, with the Halifax County Sheriff's Office, said the victim, whose name wasn't released, was stabbed in the chest at a home on Melody Lane. He was treated for his injuries at Halifax Regional Hospital.

Kisha Neshawn Hunter was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.

Hunter was placed in the Halifax County jail and denied bond. Her first court appearance was set for April 18.