• Burke County man to be in court after Friday night stabbing


    BURKE COUNTY, N.C. - A Burke County man will be in court Monday after deputies said he stabbed a man.

    Investigators said Dwayne Abee stabbed Bryan Cook in the throat Friday night.

    Officers found Cook lying on a porch at a home on Claude Brittain Road. Witnesses told deputies Abee stabbed Cook.

    Officers arrested Abee at the home next door.

    Cook was flown to a hospital in Tennessee and his condition has not been released.

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