NPR Intern Stabbed In Random Assault
August 5, 2010 at 12:49 PM (PT)
A summer intern on her way to work at NPR was stabbed and seriously injured in what police say was a random assault WEDNESDAY (8/4). The unnamed 20-year-old staffer was attacked at about 9:30a (ET) at 7th and I streets, near NPR headquarters.
The WASHINGTON POST reports that 24-year-old MELODIE BREVARD of Southeast D.C. was arrested after three witnesses restrained her. The police have not determined a reason for the stabbing.