UPDATE (September 12 12:33 p.m.):
Baltimore County Police have identified the suspect charged in connection with the stabbing at the Sparta Inn in Edgemere Thursday night as 60-year-old Herman Elbert Summers Jr of the 7000 block of North Point Rd 21219.
Herman Elbert Summers Jr has been charged with attempted first degree murder and first degree assault. He is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.
Original release (September 12 9:31 a.m.):
On Thursday night at 9:52 p.m., Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the Sparta Inn in the 6400 block of North Point Road 21219 for a report of a stabbing. Upon arriving at the location, officers located an adult male victim that had been stabbed multiple times in the mid and upper-body.
The victim was transported to an area hospital where he is currently is in critical condition.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim and the suspect became involved in an altercation at the Sparta Inn. During that argument, the suspect stabbed the victim multiple times.
The suspect was located by police in the parking lot and taken into custody. His information will be released once he is officially charged.
This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit.