Woman Arrested for Stabbing Ex

A Charleston woman is facing an attempted murder charge after a stabbing. 42-year old Kerry Harvey is accused of stabbing the father of her children and his new girlfriend at their home in the 900 block of Rugby Street. Charleston Police say Harvey was upset because the father had their children, ages 13 and 9, with his new girlfriend. After the stabbing Harvey took the children and left. After an investigation by Child Protective Services, the children were placed with another relative and Harvey faces one attempted murder charge, and another of malicious wounding. Both stabbing victims are expected to be okay.