NC teen held on $1.2 million bond in vicious stabbing

A teen has been arrested for stabbing another man during a fight at a Taylorsville home on Monday, police say. (Alexander County Sheriff's Office)

A teen is now being held on a $1,250,000 bond on attempted murder after brutally stabbing a 20-year-old multiple times during a fight inside a Taylorsville home, according to authorities.

Taylorsville Police responded to calls on Monday, July 15 around 8 p.m. of a stabbing victim on Liledoun Road. Upon arrival they located Taylorsville resident Darion Campbell, 20, laying on the side of the road with multiple stab wounds to the head and neck area.

Police said Taylorsville resident Jonathan Johnson, 19, was identified as the suspect and that the altercation took place inside Johnson's residence.

Campbell was airlifted to Atrium Health's CMC-Main with serious injuries.

Johnson is now charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill or inflict serious injury. His first appearance is scheduled for Monday, July 22 in Alexander County District Court.