Teen arrested in connection with domestic stabbing in Hampton

Posted at 1:12 PM, Nov 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-24 13:12:31-05

Hampton, Va. – A 17-year-old boy has been arrested for domestic maiming after stabbing another man.

Police received a call about the stabbing around 5:30 p.m. on November 23 in the 300 block of Little Round Top.

When officers arrived to the home, they found a 40-year-old man suffering from one stab wound.  He was taken to the hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.  The victim has been released from the hospital.

Investigators say the victim and the suspect knew each other.  According to police, the stabbing came after a verbal argument between the two males.

The teen is charged with one count of domestic maiming and is in police custody at this time.