• Police: Altercation between brothers led to stabbing


    VALE, N.C. - Deputies in Lincoln County are investigating a stabbing Wednesday involving two brothers.

    Family members said John Wright stabbed his older brother Scott at a home in the Vale community shortly before 9 a.m.

    Scott was rushed to Cleveland Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. Family members said they weren’t sure what lead to the altercation.

    "Prayers for both of them. Just happened this morning. Their momma was gone and they got into it in there," said Hubert Wright.

    Deputies plan on interviewing the younger brother but so far no charges have been filed in the case.

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