Man Stabbed After Leaving Nightclub, Suspect Identified

Police are searching for a man who stabbed another Sunday morning near a nightclub Sunday morning.

The victim came into CarolinaEast Medical Center with knife wounds to his face and chest.

New Bern police say it happened near Nikki's Night Club, at the corner of Bern and Queen Streets. Kurtis Stewart, and other witnesses. told officers the victim was leaving Nikki's when he got into a verbal argument with a man sitting on a bench.

Authorities are looking for Donny Chapman of Sunset Road as the suspect responsible for stabbing Stewart. Witnesses helped police identify Chapman who is wanted for Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury. Anyone with information about his whereabouts should contact police at 252.633.2020.

Stewart was treated and released from Pitt County Memorial Hospital.

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  • by r on Jun 22, 2009 at 04:35 PM
    Did this happen Sunday morning ?

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