Dispute Between Men Start on Facebook, Ends In Stabbing At Asheboro Bar

10:16 PM, Jul 12, 2013   |    comments
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Asheboro, NC- Police in Asheboro say one man is in the hospital after he was stabbed by another man who is facing assault charges.

And, police say the fight started on social media.

Lt. Richard Thompson with Asheboro Police confirmed to WFMY News 2 that they responded to the Parkway Tavern on Zoo Parkway around 6:00 p.m. Friday. When they arrived officers found Steven Luck, 39 with multiple cuts. Luck was taken to Cone Hospital in Greensboro.

Officers also found 44 year-old Russell Nelson who they charged after investigating the incident. Lt. Thompson didn't elaborate on what the men were fighting about, but he did confirm that the fight started on facebook.

Nelson was taken to the Randolph County Jail after his arrest. He is charged with: Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury with Intent to Kill.

WFMY News 2, Asheboro Police

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