Homeless man accidentally stabs himself in afternoon fight

Homeless man accidentally stabs himself in afternoon fight (Image 1)

A homeless man was transported to Vidant Medical Center after an altercation with another homeless man.

Police say the pair got into an argument around 3:30 p.m. Monday at the bus stop at the corner of Reade Street and East 4th Street.

One of the men pulled a knife on the other man, but accidentally stabbed himself instead. He was taken for stitches.

No charges are currently being filed in the incident.

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