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2 men charged with murder of 83-year-old man in South Baltimore

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Posted at 11:12 AM, Dec 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-19 07:13:20-05

Police arrested and charged 46-year-old Derrick Carter and 24-year-old Steven Stawara with murder Saturday.

The two are accused of attacking 83-year-old James Herget inside of his home.

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Police believe Carter and Stawara entered the victims’ home to steal property, during the burglary the victim was stabbed several times.

The suspects took the items from the home and fled.

After not hearing from Herget, a family member went to his home and found him inside.

Police say, both suspects lived in the 400 block of Cambria Street and possibly knew Herget.

The two suspects are being charged with first-degree murder.
 

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