WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — New Hanover County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a fight that sent two men to the hospital with stab wounds.
It happened at 220 Greenview Drive around 4:45 Monday morning.
Deputies say Jeffery Spoto, 22, and Richard Taylor, 21, were transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center with stab wounds. They were treated and released. A third man, Mark Lindsey, 23, was also involved in the fight. His condition is unknown.
Sheriff’s detectives are investigating and charges are expected.
CARRBORO, NC (AP) — Carrboro police investigating the death of a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill say the young man fell while scaling machinery at a concrete plant.
Authorities said that 18-year-old David Palmer Shannon died late Saturday night at the Ready Mixed Concrete Plant in Carrboro. Police said the first-year student from Charlotte fell about 17 feet, landing on a concrete pad below.
Authorities said Shannon had been seen drinking alcoholic beverages Friday evening and police said alcohol impairment was a factor in his fall. There were no indications of foul play.
Authorities are still investigating. The results of an autopsy are pending.
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