DUDLEY, N.C. (WNCN) – A 21-year-old man has been arrested after stabbing his father in the head Thursday, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office said.
The sheriff’s office said deputies responded to 122 Jake Drive in Dudley in reference to a domestic disturbance between father and son.
When they arrived on the scene, they found the victim, Gilberto Rodriguez Banda, with a stab wound to his head.
The victim was transported to Wayne Memorial Hospital by Wayne County EMS, officials said.
The suspect, Gilberto Rodriguez Jr., was taken into custody.
After further investigation, Rodriguez Jr. was charged and transported to the Wayne County Detention Center for processing.