Second person charged in death of 78-year-old

Posted: 5:46 PM, Feb 05, 2016
Updated: 2016-02-05 17:48:20-05

Baltimore County Police have charged a second person in the death of a 78-year-old man in Essex.

Lisa Annette Kuczinski, 50, of the 900 block of Woodlyn Road in Middle River is charged with first-degree murder in connection wit the death of B.G. Ledford in December.

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On Monday police charged Daniel Albert Atkinson Jr., 46, with Ledford's killing.

Investigators say Atkinson and Kuczinski went together to Ledford's home where an altercation broke out.

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Ledford was stabbed repeatedly and was declared dead at the scene the morning of Dec. 30, 2015.