Ranlo man carrying shotgun accused of stabbing roommate 17 times

Ranlo man carrying shotgun accused of stabbing roommate 17 times

RANLO, N.C. — A man was reportedly stabbed 17 times on Wednesday afternoon in Ranlo, investigators said.

The suspect, who is the victim’s roommate, was found in the driveway carrying a shotgun.

It happened around 3:30 p.m. on Monterey Park Drive.

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The suspect reportedly challenged police officers before he dropped the weapon, officials said.

The man was apprehended but his name has not been released.

Police have not released the victim's condition.

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