Deputies investigate stabbing in Hubert, suspect arrested


HUBERT, Onslow County - The Onslow County Sheriff's Department has a suspect in custody and is investigating after a stabbing that happened Friday afternoon.

NewsChannel 12's Merrilee Moore talked with officials, who said deputies reported they received a call at about 12:50 p.m. of a subject who was stabbed at a mobile home park off Hwy. 172 in Hubert. They arrived and found a person who had been "cut" at the scene, according to Maj. Chris Thomas with the OCSD. EMS arrived and Thomas said the victim was flown to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

"The victim and the suspect are known to each other," Thomas said. "It was an argument that escalated."

The investigation is ongoing and Thomas said there's no threat to the public.

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