NC man arrested for stabbing victim in the face

Shane Osburn, 32, of Pittsboro is charged with multiple felonies after stabbing a man in the face in December, 2017.

A North Carolina man was arrested over the weekend after allegedly stabbing his victim in the face just over a month ago.

Shane Osburn, 32, was booked into Pitt County Detention Center on Sunday, January 21. He was charged with felony attempted first degree murder and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.

The assault occurred on December 16, 2017. The victim, Michael Lewis, was stabbed in the face during a Christmas get together on Old Washington Rd. in Pitt County after a dispute.

Serious injuries were reported, Lt. Kip Gaskins confirmed. No other charges are pending at this time.

The Pittsboro native is currently being held on a $180,000 bond.

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