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Posted on: November 10, 2017

Rockville Police Investigating Double Stabbing

Rockville, Maryland, Nov. 10 -- Officers from the Rockville City Police Department arrested a Rockville man in connection with a double stabbing that occurred on North Horners Lane on Thursday night, Nov. 9.

At approximately 10:15 p.m., police responded to the 400 block of N. Horners Lane for the report of an assault and stabbing. The first officer on the scene found two subjects with stab wounds or cuts and a third person with lesser injuries. None of the three followed police commands.

The third subject retreated into the home, saying that he had a gun. The Montgomery County Police Emergency Response Team responded and the subject exited the house and was taken into custody. The two subjects with stab wounds and cuts were taken to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

Dakota Shaynne Jones (DOB: 3/19/1988), of the 300 block of Howard Ave., in Rockville, was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Second-degree attempted murder.
  • First-degree assault.
  • Reckless endangerment.

Anyone with information about this incident should call the Rockville City Police Department's Criminal Investigations Unit at 240-314-8938.

For media inquiries, please email Lt. Andy Crawford at

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Marylou Berg
Director of Communication

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