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Maryland man charged in mother's stabbing death

Monday - 5/6/2013, 12:08pm  ET

PARKVILLE, Md. (AP) -- Baltimore County police say a 26-year-old man has been charged in the stabbing death of his mother in Parkville.

Police announced Monday that Paul White Jr. has also been charged with assault in the stabbing of his sister during an argument early Sunday.

Forty-six-year-old Jeanette Williams was pronounced dead at the scene. Eighteen-year-old Victoria White was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries. Officials say the women were stabbed with a kitchen knife in a home on Lerner Court.

Authorities say White is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center. Police say he has been charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and first-degree assault.

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