Woman accused of stabbing her sister

November 18, 2018


HUNTINGTON — The following information was provided by criminal complaints filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court:

A Huntington woman was jailed Thursday after she was accused of violently stabbing her sister at a Guyandotte neighborhood home.

Eldonna Pennington, 27, of Huntington, was charged with malicious wounding by the Huntington Police Department. Her bond was set at $25,000.

According to a criminal complaint filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court, officers responded to the 100 block of Davis Street in Huntington just before 7:30 p.m. Thursday to find Reba Aliff in the street in front of the residence where Pennington resides.

Aliff told police she had gotten into an argument with Pennington, her sister, who picked up a kitchen knife and stabbed her in the right arm. The stab wound went completely through her arm and into her side just below her armpit, police said.

Pennington was taken to Western Regional Jail in Barboursville as a result.

The following information was provided by police reports from the Huntington Police Department:

The Hunting ton Police Department listed six new incident reports in the 24-hour period ending at 3 p.m. Friday, according to the printout released by the department. However, the individual police reports were not made available, so these are the only known details:

Information report, 4:39 p.m. Thursday, 1600 block of West Road.

Information report, 11 a.m. Nov. 10, 3700 block of 3rd Avenue, Guyandotte.

Destr uction of property — misdemeanor, breaking and entering auto, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, 200 block of 10th Street.

Breaking and entering auto, 10 p.m. Wednesday, John Marshall Drive and 6th Avenue.

Fugitive from justice, 12:25 p.m. Thursday, 1300 block of Hal Greer Boulevard.

Burglary, entry of dwelling or outhouse, 1 a.m. Thursday, 1600 block of Artisan Avenue.

The following information was provided by booking records kept at Western Regional Jail:

Matthew Bradley Thacker, 37, was jailed at 11:50 a.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with persons prohibited from carrying firearms. Bond was set at $25,000.

Christopher Bryan Stover, 51, was jailed at 11:50 a.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with conspiracy. Bond was set at $25,000.

Follow reporter Megan Osborne on Twitter and Facebook @megosborneHD. Reporter Courtney Hessler contributed to this report.

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