A Franklinville woman is facing charges after Hamilton Township Police say she stabbed a man several times in the head early Friday morning.

Jillian Bellone-McMaster - Photo: Hamilton Twp Police Dept

Cops responded to the 100 block of Sorrentino Way in Mays Landing around 5:30 Friday morning, according to a press release. An investigation revealed that the suspect, 31-year-old Jillian Bellone-McMaster of Franklinville, was arguing with a 39-year-old man. They say the argument escalated and Jillian stabbed the man several times in the head, causing serious injury.

Jillian fled the area, but was stopped nearby and arrested by officers. The victim was taken to ARMC-City for treatment; he was released.

Jillian was charged with Aggravated Assault and Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose. She was lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility pending court.

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