Circumstance: Assault

Date: 02/09/2018

Time: 5:22AM

Location: 838 Spaulding Road Apartment 113D

Victim : Cynthia Guerrero

Suspect: Elizabeth Fabian

Charge: Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury

Summary:

On Friday February 9, 2018 officers were called to 838 Spaulding Road (Apartment 113D) in reference to a disturbance between roommates. A short time later another call was placed to the McDowell County 911 center of an assault, resulting in a stabbing, which had just occurred at the same location.

Officer’s arrived to find Cynthia Guerrero (19, of Marion) seated on the sidewalk with an obvious injury. McDowell County EMS transported Guerrero to Mission Hospital for treatment for a stab wound.

Officer’s also located Elizabeth Fabian (resident) of 838 Spaulding Road Apartment 113D, and another female on scene. Investigators were called to the scene, where it was determined that a verbal argument began which turned into a physical altercation. During this physical altercation, Fabian admitted to stabbing Guerrero.

Elizabeth Fabian was arrested and charged with one (1) count of Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury. She is currently under a $100,000 bond. Guerrero remains hospitalized at Mission Hospital at the time of this release.

Authority: Chief A. Lawrence