Skip links

Suspect sought in motel attack

Posted on: 09.11.2017 at 03:49 p.m.

 

A Whiteville woman was attacked in a motel room early Monday and stabbed.

The Columbus County Sheriff’s Office reports that Mallarie G. Packer was stabbed in the back while fighting a woman who attacked her. The incident occurred at the Holiday Motel.

Packer told deputies she had gone to a room at the motel shortly before 3 a.m. “looking for a friend.” While the married victim was in the room, the female assailant entered and began fighting with her, according to Michelle Tatum, spokesperson for the department.

Packer was treated at Columbus Regional Medical Center. The incident is under investigation.

Reader Interactions

Community Events

august, 2018

17aug(aug 17)8:00 pm18(aug 18)8:00 pm2018 State Farm Rodeo at Boys & Girls Homes Exhibition CenterFriday, August 17 & Saturday, August 18 at 8 p.m.

22aug10:00 am11:00 amWednesday Storytime

24aug8:00 pm10:00 pmSGA Free Family Movie Night Featuring PETER RABBITOn SCC Front Lawn

29aug10:00 am11:00 amWednesday Storytime

31aug5:30 pm7:30 pmTake the Plate spaghetti fundraiser dinnerKick off Take the Lake Friday night of Labor Day weekend at LW United Methodist Church

31aug6:00 pmMovies on MadisonStars Wars: The Last Jedi

Whiteville
90°
Partly Cloudy
06:3819:58 EDT
Feels like: 99°F
Wind: 9mph SW
Humidity: 56%
Pressure: 29.97"Hg
UV index: 9
SatSunMon
91/75°F
90/74°F
90/74°F

Download Our App

 

Stay Connected

RSS National News (Via BBC News)

Announcement

X