Pejcic reportedly used two different knives during the incident. Before the alleged assault, police say Pejcic reported wanting to kill her husband. Pejcic allegedly said she "was going to kill (him) by cutting his head like a pig."
Upon further investigation, authorities learned Pejcic attacked her husband while he was sleeping on the couch, WPMT-TV reports. As her husband slept, Pejcic allegedly pulled the blanket off him and stabbed him in the eyelid. She reportedly continued to stab him at least five times in the face and head.
According to police, Pejcic was arrested and charged with attempted homicide and two counts of aggravated assault. She was reportedly booked into the Lancaster County Prison with bail set at $500,000.