• Woman allegedly stabs boyfriend in face

    by  • June 27, 2013 • News

    According to the Mount Vernon Police Department, a 38-year-old man was allegedly stabbed in the face Tuesday night, near the corner of Second Street and Opydyke Avenue. stabbing(2)

    Jerry Gill reportedly told police that his 44-year-old girlfriend Rebecca Harper had stabbed him in the face with a pocket knife.

    Gill was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. Harper was picked up about 25 minutes later at Dollar General and is in the Jefferson County Jail awaiting the formal filing of a charge of domestic battery with bodily harm and bond to be set.

    Gill has been arrested multiple times recently for alleged domestic battery of Harper. On May 6, she was hospitalized for injuries she reportedly suffered at the hands of Gill.