Police: Man who shot pregnant girlfriend, killed her mom arrested
SALISBURY, Md. - November 27, 2012 (WPVI) -- Police say the man who allegedly shot and stabbed his pregnant girlfriend, wounded her sister and killed their mom has been arrested in Maryland.
Myles Lyons, 19, was wanted for the bloodshed in the 8200 block of Jersey Road in Salisbury, Maryland early Tuesday morning.
The girlfriend, 19-year-old Tyisha Jackson, who is more than eight months pregnant, along with her 17-year-old sister, are hospitalized in critical condition.
The mother of the teens, 39-year-old Lakisha Jackson, is dead.
Lyons was in custody by Tuesday afternoon. Police say he was arrested in Cambridge, Maryland.
Earlier in the day, authorities said Lyons was possibly headed to Camden, New Jersey, where he has relatives.
Investigators say three younger children were at home at the time of the incident - a 2-month-old, a 2-year-old and a 10-year-old.
new jersey, maryland, homicide, shooting, stabbing, local/state
- Renovation competitors fight at Phila. fire scenes
- Snow likely Sunday into Monday
- Get the 6abc StormTracker app
- WATCH: Action News Online
- SEPTA union agrees to delay strike
- Break dancers spark controversy on SEPTA trains 12 min ago
- 1 critical after being shot multiple times in Wilmington 32 min ago
- 100 plus weight loss journey to healthy living
- Pit bull found shot in NJ continues to recover
- Missing plane: Piracy theory gains more credence 54 min ago
- Runway reopens after failed takeoff at PHL
- 5 arrested after Logan murder, standoff
- Photos: Suspects wanted by Philadelphia Police
- Break dancers spark controversy on SEPTA...
12 min ago