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Deputies say 1 person stabbed, 1 person in jail on Saturday

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IRON STATION, NC (WBTV) -

A stabbing victim was found lying on a swing on a porch bleeding from a stomach wound by deputies on Saturday evening.

Deputies say they arrived at 4000 block East NC Highway 27 around 8:00 p.m. and found the victim after passing several people in the front yard.

The suspect was inside the home and deputies say they found him standing in the living room with the knife lying beside him on the floor.

Deputies arrested Justin Trey Brown, 28 and charged him with one felony count of Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury according to investigators.

Brown told investigators that he and 24-year-old Samuel Justus Jr., of Lincolnton got into an argument over a car and some money.

Deputies say they stabbing happened during the argument. 

Brown was placed in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under a $20,000 secured bond. 

Brown will make his first appearance in court on Monday.

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