Update: Police identify suspect in Saturday morning stabbing in New Bern

NEW BERN, N.C. (WNCT) – The New Bern Police Department identifies a suspect in a Saturday morning stabbing that sent a man to the hospital.

New Bern Police say officers were called to a stabbing victim just before one’ clock.

Police found the victim, suffering from multiple stab wounds, on Church St. The victim told officers he had been stabbed in the 1200 block of Broad St.

He was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Investigators have identified the suspect as 46-year-old “Eddie” Jermaine Hall. Police have obtained an arrest warrant for Hall. He faces a charge of Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill.

Anyone with information on Hall’s location is asked to contact the New Bern Police Department at (252) 633-2020. Police say Hall is considered armed and dangerous, so do not approach him.

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