May 21, 2012
A Richmond woman is in custody on charges stemming from the stabbings of two sisters.
One sister died from her injuries. Richmond police say the other is in stable condition at a local hospital.
Officers arrested 48-year-old Monita W. Cunningham on Sunday afternoon and charged her with aggravated assault.
Police say officers responded to a report of a woman stabbed around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. While gathering information at the scene, they learned there was a second victim a block away.
The officers found 29-year-old Rakita J. McClenny at the second location. McClenny died at the scene. The other victim's name hasn't been released.