Police arrested Thaddeus Desean Bailey Saturday in fatal stabbing of Hyattsville man

May 3, 2014

A 22-year-old Hyattsville man was arrested Saturday in connection with a fatal stabbing in Cheverly Thursday night, according to Prince George’s County police.

Thaddeus Desean Bailey was arrested in his home on 54th Avenue in Hyattsville, Maryland and charged with first- and second-degree murder in the death of Duvaughn Ganeous, 46, of 56th Avenue in Hyattsville.

Patrol officers responded around 10:45 p.m. on May 1 to the 5400 block of Annapolis Road in Cheverly, Maryland for reports of a stabbing. Police found Ganeous “suffering from trauma to the upper body” and apparent stab wounds, according to police. He was pronounced dead at a hospital shortly after.

The stabbing stemmed from a fight between Bailey and Ganeous earlier in the evening, police said.

22-year-old Thaddeus Desean Bailey of the 3400 block of 54th Avenue in Hyattsville has been arrested and charged with stabbing 46-year-old Duvaughn Ganeous of 56th Avenue in Hyattsville. (Prince George's County Police Department)

Bailey is being held at the Department of Corrections without bond.

Lyhn Bui contributed to this report.

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