CASTLE HAYNE – Just before 10:30 p.m., Deputies responded to a stabbing at Park Place Mobile Home Park, located at 3427 Lynn Avenue.
Jasmine Ruth Kalnen (left), 19, of Castle Hayne was home with Justin Page Grissom (right), 23, of Hampstead, a former boyfriend and father to their 2-year old child. A verbal altercation began between Grissom and the victim, 23, as he returned to the home to collect personal belongings. As the verbal altercation escalated, Kalnen intervened by stabbing the victim with a knife.
The victim was transported by EMS to New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
Jasmine Ruth Kalnen, charged with assault with a deadly weapon, is being held without bond at the New Hanover County Detention Facility pending a first appearance on Monday. Justin Page Grissom, charged with accessory after the fact, was released after posting a $20,000 secured bond.
Department of Social Services responded to ensure the safety and welfare of the child.