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Man stabbed in fight over game system

Posted November 30, 2009

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— A 17-year-old from Roanoke Rapids is accused of stabbing another man Sunday after being accused of stealing the victim's game system.

Deputies said Almonzo Mills, of Roanoke Rapids, confronted Divante Jacquan Lee, of Thomas Jefferson Drive, at 514 Grant Drive. During a fight, Lee stabbed Mills in the back and on the hand and also broke his leg, deputies said.

Lee was arrested and charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury. He was being held in the Halifax County Jail under a $10,000 bond. His first court appearance was set fro Dec. 9.

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  • notagain1903 Nov 30, 2009

    And what should their names have been? Jim Bob, Mikey, Steven, James,etc, because surely those are not names of criminals.

    Now you are getting the picture....

  • 6079 SMITH W Nov 30, 2009

    ........but I have NEVER heard about Jim-Bob stabbing Mikey over a video game...Not PC, but true. Look it up. Keep smilin'.

  • ctechic2004 Nov 30, 2009

    In a related story, "Deputies in Halifax County say the mothers will be charged with naming their boys "Almonzo" and "Divante Jacquan"...thereby sealing their fate as criminals for life."

    And what should their names have been? Jim Bob, Mikey, Steven, James,etc, because surely those are not names of criminals.

  • catalyst74 Nov 30, 2009

    More importantly...did the guy steal the gaming system or not?

  • 6079 SMITH W Nov 30, 2009

    In a related story, "Deputies in Halifax County say the mothers will be charged with naming their boys "Almonzo" and "Divante Jacquan"...thereby sealing their fate as criminals for life."

  • notagain1903 Nov 30, 2009

    Time to get off the couch and go outside for some excercize. The games are NOT real!!!!!