Triple Stabbing Leaves Martini’s Dry
FORT WASHINGTON, MD. – The Prince George’s County Police Department charged a suspect in connection with a triple stabbing at a Fort Washington club early on April 4, 2016. The suspect is 33-year-old Philip Harrington of 22nd Street in Southeast, Washington, DC.
Harrington is charged with stabbing three men inside of Martini’s located on Cady Drive around 2:00 am. The victims’ injuries are not considered life-threatening. Two of the victims were treated and released.
P.G. Police reports that the preliminary investigation reveals Harrington allegedly stabbed two other patrons during a fight. Police say he also stabbed a security guard who tried to break up the fight. Harrington was arrested outside of the business.
Harrington is charged with three counts of first and second-degree assault.
Police closed the nightclub for public safety.
Martinis advertises that they cater to a hip, mature clientele and features jazz, comedy and R & B singers.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Regional Investigations Division – Southern Region at 301-749-5064. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call CRIME SOLVERS at1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online.