On July 9 at 1:15 AM, officers responded to a residence located in the 14700 block of Tamarack Pl. in Woodbridge (22191) to investigate a stabbing. The investigation revealed the victim, identified as a 36-year-old man, and an acquaintance, identified as the accused, were involved in a verbal altercation that escalated. During the encounter, the accused struck the victim before stabbing him with a small metal object. When the victim attempted to contact the police, the accused grabbed his phone and threw it before grabbing his throat from behind. The parties eventually separated, and the accused left the residence. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Following the investigation, officers obtained arrest warrants for the accused, identified as Yessica ASENCIO, who was taken into custody without incident on July 10.
Arrested on July 10: Yessica ASENCIO, 31, of the 14700 block of Tamarack Pl. in Woodbridge Charged with malicious wounding, domestic assault & battery, and , domestic assault & battery, and preventing the summoning of law enforcement Court Date: Pending | Bond: Unavailable