Police: Wendell stabbing victim, suspect lived together

— A man was stabbed early Tuesday morning by a man who lived with him, police said.

The stabbing occurred around 3 a.m. at a home at 4 Beefeater Lane off of Wendell Boulevard.

The victim, identified as Christopher Levert Marion, 48, lived at the home but walked to a neighbor’s house after he was stabbed, according to Wendell police.

Police located the suspect, James Jerome Cameron, 35, inside the home and arrested him with no incident.

Cameron lived in the home with Marion, police said. The extent of their relationship was not provided.

Two neighbors said the victim ran to their home, knocked on their door and said he needed help. The neighbors called 911.

A trail of blood was between the scene of the stabbing and the neighbors’ home.

Both Cameron and Marion were taken to WakeMed, where they were treated for injuries. An investigation revealed the stabbing was the result of a fight between the two men.

After he was released from the hospital, Cameron was charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury. He was being held on a $40,000 secured bond.

Published at Tue, 16 Jul 2019 18:24:42 +0000

Source: https://www.wral.com/police-wendell-stabbing-victim-suspect-lived-together/18512687/