A man has been arrested for stabbing his own son-in-law.
New Bern police have charged Franklin Overton with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.
Police say the victim, Steven Johnson, was stabbed in the hand early Monday morning at a home on Florida Avenue.
Johnson told police the two men had been drinking and got into a fight.
The 48-year-old Overton was jailed on a $20,000 bond.