18-Year-Old in Serious Condition After Stabbed by Uncle in Prest - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Police: 18-year-old in Serious Condition After Stabbed by Uncle in Preston

Posted: 10/09/2017 12:33:00 -04:00 Updated:

PRESTON, Md.- Deputies with the Caroline County Sheriff's Office have arrested a Preston man accused of stabbing his 18-year-old nephew after an argument.

Deputies said they responded to a neighborhood on Dover Bridge Road on Sunday, Oct. 8, to find 54-year-old Gary Lee Ireland stabbed his nephew, 18-year-old Zachery Ryan Ireland.

Deputies said Zachery was stabbed after an argument with his uncle.  

The victim was treated by EMS and airlifted to University of Maryland Hospital - R. Adams Crowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, for life0threatening injuries. According to police, Zachery was listed in critical condition, but was upgraded to serious but stable condition.

Gary has been charged with:

  • Attempted second-degree murder
  • First- and second-degree assault
  • Reckless endangerment
  • Concealed dangerous weapon

The Sheriff's Office asks anyone with information about this incident to call 410-479-2515.

  • Most Popular VideosMost Popular VideosMore>>

  • DelDOT Proposes to Realign Old Orchard Road in Lewes

    DelDOT Proposes to Realign Old Orchard Road in Lewes

    A new DelDOT project aims to address an area that's had over 100 crashes in the past ten years.

    According to new design plans, DelDOT wants to realign Old Orchard Road to create a new, four-way intersection at the existing light at Savannah and Wescoats Roads. DelDOT engineer John Caruano says the project would cost $4 million in state funds, but solve multiple issues in the area.

    More

    A new DelDOT project aims to address an area that's had over 100 crashes in the past ten years.

    According to new design plans, DelDOT wants to realign Old Orchard Road to create a new, four-way intersection at the existing light at Savannah and Wescoats Roads. DelDOT engineer John Caruano says the project would cost $4 million in state funds, but solve multiple issues in the area.

    More
  • Lewes Lightship Being Restored in New Jersey

    Lewes Lightship Being Restored in New Jersey

    A piece of Lewes history is missing. But when she's back, she'll be better than ever. 

    The Lightship Overfalls is currently across the bay in New Jersey, receiving a restoration likened to cosmetic surgery.

    More

    A piece of Lewes history is missing. But when she's back, she'll be better than ever. 

    The Lightship Overfalls is currently across the bay in New Jersey, receiving a restoration likened to cosmetic surgery.

    More
  • Dover Police Announce Death of Officer

    Dover Police Announce Death of Officer

    The Dover Police Department says one of their own passed away yesterday. Corporal Thomas Hannon's death was a result of medical complications brought on after sustaining a leg injury in the line of duty in 2012.

    More

    The Dover Police Department says one of their own passed away yesterday. Corporal Thomas Hannon's death was a result of medical complications brought on after sustaining a leg injury in the line of duty in 2012.

    More
Powered by Frankly

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices