BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A man in Council was arrested Saturday night in connection to stabbing someone he accused of "messing with his girl."
According to Chief Deputy Rodney Hester, Eric Devon Freeman, 35, is accused of stabbing the victim in the neck area.
Hester said the victim reported an argument began after the suspect accused the victim of "messing with his girl."
The victim was taken to the Bladen County Hospital before being transferred to a second hospital. According to officials, the victim was in stable condition.
Freeman was charged with assault with intent to kill inflicting serious bodily injury.
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