Authorities Say Fight Between Two Brothers Turns Deadly

Authorities say a fight that broke out between two brothers at their family home led to the stabbing death of one of the brothers early Thursday morning.

Craven County District Attorney David McFadyen says 21 year old Steven Wall Snyder was stabbed in the back by his brother, 20 year old John Bonnell Snyder. It happened just before 7:30 Thursday morning at their parent's home on Camelia Road in Trent Woods, near New Bern.

Authorities say Steven Snyder died as a result of the injury. John Snyder has been charged with an open count of murder and is being held without bond in the Craven County jail.