CARTERSVILLE, Ga. -- A 23-year-old man is accused of stabbing a woman in her bed.
Joseph McGlorie will be charged with aggravated assault in the Apr. 11 attack.
The victim, 25-year-old Bernisha Beard, told Cartersville Police she was stabbed as she slept in her unit at the Etowah Village Apartments in the 300 block of Old Mill Road. According to a police report, she awoke to discover McGlorie stabbing her with a pocket knife.
A witness told police she saw the suspect covered in blood and running through the apartment complex shortly after the stabbing.
Beard was treated for her injuries at WellStar Kennestone Hospital. She told investigators she and McGlorie were romantically involved.
McGlorie has not yet been arrested.