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Township of Hamilton Police
Thursday November 29th, 2018 :: 06:49 p.m. EST


Stabbing - Arrest

On November 29, 2018 at approximately 9:24 am, officers from the Township of Hamilton Police Department responded to the 7500 block of Weymouth Road for a reported stabbing. The investigation revealed the victim, a 53 year-old female, sustained three stab wounds and two puncture wounds stemming from a dispute with the suspect, identified as Harry Jacobs, a 58/M. The victim was airlifted to the Atlantic City Medical Center, City Division, where she was treated for non-life threatening injuries. The victim and suspect reside together.

Officers located Jacobs inside the residence and he was taken into custody without incident. He was charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon(2nd degree), Aggravated Assault (3rd degree), Unlawful Possession of a Weapon (4th degree), and Possession of a Weapon for Unlawful Purpose (3rd degree). Jacobs was lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility pending court. No other injuries were reported.

Township of Hamilton Police
6101 13th St
Hamilton Township, NJ 08330

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