Bethel Police: Woman Attempts To Run Down Boyfriend With Vehicle, Stabs Him

A woman in the east is locked up, accused of trying to murder her boyfriend.

Bethel Police say that on Saturday, Shanekica Bryant attempted to run over her boyfriend, Devaris Hinton, twice with her vehicle. Bryant also stabbed Hinton in the leg with a knife before leaving the scene, according to police.

Bryant was arrested at her home in Battleboro thanks to collaborative efforts between Bethel Police and the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office.

Bryant has been charged with 2 counts of attempt to murder, and assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury. Bryant was also charged with injury to real property after she struck Hinton’s home with the vehicle.

Bryant is being held at the Pitt County Detention Center.