Man accused of stabbing two younger brothers

- Deputies with the Burke County Sheriff's Office responded to a stabbing at the apartments off Clarence Towery Circle in Hildebran Tuesday.

Once deputies arrived they discovered that 27-year-old Johny Lee had stabbed his two younger brothers who are 17 and 18.

The victims were taken to separate hospitals, Mission Memorial and Wake Forest Baptist Center.

After investigating detectives found out Lee was in a verbal argument with his father and two younger brothers. Both victims were stabbed in the upper torso area, according to detectives.

Lee was arrested and charged with two counts felony assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

The 18-year-old was treated and released but the 17-year-old underwent surgery and is in critical condition.

The investigation is ongoing.

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