LAUREL -- The suspect in the stabbing of a 28-year-old man turned himself into police on Saturday.
The Laurel Police Department's Criminal Investigations Unit was contacted in reference to an assault victim who arrived at Peninsula Regional Medical Center at about 1 a.m. Friday.
Officers responded to PRMC and made contact with the victim and witnesses. Officers learned the victim had allegedly gotten into an altercation with several subjects at an apartment complex in Laurel.
During the altercation, the victim was stabbed several times.
The victim was transported to PRMC by a private vehicle, where he underwent surgery for his injuries.
Through additional interviews, officers were able to identify Trammell Richards as the alleged suspect in the stabbing.
Richards turned himself into police at about 10 a.m. the next day and was charged with attempted first degree murder