Man injured in stabbing assault


Staff Report



LUMBERTON — Police are searching for the person who stabbed a man Friday night.

Milton Johnson, 55, was walking through the parking lot of K&K Auto sales at 820 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Lumberton when someone walked up to him and stabbed him in the abdomen at about 10:10 p.m. Friday, according to police Capt. Terry Parker. Johnson was not robbed.

Johnson was taken to Southeastern Regional Medical Center, where he was treated for an injury that was not life-threatening, Parker said. Johnson’s address was not available.

There are no known suspects at this time, Parker said. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective David Williford at 910-671-3845.

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