Created on Thursday, 04 April 2013 07:15
A stabbing is now a homicide. Upper Moreland Police have charged 48-year-old, Candice Phillips with first and third degree murder and manslaughter in the death of her boyfriend, Myrom McClinton. The 54-year-old man was found by officers Tuesday at around 8AM in the bedroom of unit-24 at the Wellington Apartments on Horsham Road. Police say, Phillips told officers” He’s upstairs I did,I did it.” A neighbor heard McClinton yelling at Phillips to stop hitting him. McClinton was talking in a 9-1-1 operator before officers could arrive. According to a relase from the Montgomery County District Attorney's office, McClinton told the operator, "I'm bleeding real bad. The blood is squirting out. I'm feeling weak. McClinton died of his injuries Tuesday evening at Abington Hospital.