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BCSD investigate a father daughter stabbing in Inwood

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The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Department (BCSD) reports the investigation of a stabbing in Inwood.

At approximately 11:30 A.M. May 8  Berkeley County Sheriff’s Deputies and West Virginia State Police responded to the stabbing at the Inwood McDonald’s.

The unidentified wounded victim told authorities that his 25-year-old daughter stabbed him in the chest and fled in her car.

The father confirmed that his daughter Julia Chanclor had gotten into an argument with him that escalated.

During the argument Cnanclor grabbed a kitchen knife and stabbed her father multiple times causing severe injuries.

His injuries were so severe that the father was flown to INOVA Fairfax hospital by helicopter and is currently in critical condition.

Approximately an hour later Chanclor was found in her vehicle on Apple Harvest Drive in Martinsburg.

Chanclor was taken into custody without incident and is being charged with attempted murder.

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