Woman Charged With Attempted Murder After Slashing Man’s Throat: Police

Raynebow Adams mug shot
New Britain Police

A New Britain woman has been charged with attempted murder after she slit a man’s throat, according to New Britain police. 

Police said they responded to a domestic disturbance around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday and found a man outside with a towel around his bleeding neck. He told police that he and Raynebow Adams got into an argument while she was washing dishes and she turned around and slit his throat with a knife, police said. 

The victim’s injuries are potentially life-threatening and he was brought to trauma center, according police. 

Adams, 33, has been charged with attempted murder, second-degree assault and disorderly conduct. 

She told authorities she slit the man’s throat by mistake, police said. 

Police have not released the victim’s name or information about his relationship with Adams. 

She was arraigned in New Britain yesterday and is being held on $250,000 bond, according to online court records. 

She is being represented by a public defender and is due back in court on Oct. 14. 

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