Sharon Police: Woman wanted for attempted homicide

Vania Smith is wanted for one count of criminal attempted homicide and one count of aggravated assault

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SHARON, Pa. (WYTV) – The Sharon Police Department is looking for a suspect involved in an attempted homicide on Saturday. Police consider her to be armed and dangerous.

The suspect, Vania A. Smith, 24, of Sharon, is wanted for one count of criminal attempted homicide and one count of aggravated assault.

Police were called to a house in the 300 block of Sterling Avenue after reports of a stabbing around 1:15 a.m. Saturday morning.

They found a 22-year-old Sharon woman who, according to a police report, had been stabbed during a fight.

The woman was taken to the Sharon Regional Medical Center, where she was then taken to a trauma center for a partially collapsed lung on her left side. Police say she is in stable condition.

Anyone with information about Smith is asked to call SPD through the Mercer County EMA center at 724-662-6110.

WYTV is waiting for SPD to release a photo of Smith.

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