Hestina Harris, the granddaughter of Lillie Morris Harris, has been arrested for her murder.

Lillie Morris, a 29-year veteran teaching assistant and cheerleading coach at Brunswick High School, died after being found in her front yard Monday with multiple stab wounds.


Hestina Harris, the granddaughter of Lillie Morris Harris

Maryland State Police say 19-year-old Hestina Harris was arrested for the murder of 67-year-old Lillie Morris Harris, of the 5400 block of Burkittsville Road in Jefferson, Md. also faces second degree murder and first degree assault charges. Morris was found around 3 p.m. Monday lying in the front yard of her residence. She died while en route to a local hospital. It was later determined that she had suffered from multiple stab wounds, police said. h/t wusa9

Harris was arrested earlier this afternoon without incident at a family member’s residence.