June 12, 2024

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23-year-old Erick Arevalo allegedly attacked the lady whereas her youngsters had been current within the house.

A Boston Police automotive is stationed exterior the Mattapan house. Pat Greenhouse/Globe Employees

A 23-year-old man allegedly critically injured a girl with a knife in an East Boston house on Monday whereas her youngsters had been current, the Suffolk County DA introduced.

The assault, labeled as a home violence incident, befell round 12:21 a.m. on New 12 months’s Day on Princeton Road. The girl was discovered with a number of lacerations on her head, neck, and one among her palms, the DA mentioned.

The person, later recognized as Erick Arevalo, allegedly fled the scene within the girl’s automotive earlier than police arrived, putting a stone wall and three parked automobiles. He additionally allegedly left the car briefly to punch a person who yelled at him, officers mentioned.

Arevalo was arrested at 1:40 a.m. in Brighton. He faces a number of expenses together with armed assault with try and homicide, assault and battery with a harmful weapon, and assault and battery on a household or family member.

He pleaded not responsible in courtroom on Tuesday and is due once more in courtroom for a pre-trial possible trigger listening to on Feb. 12.