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Man, 65, charged in Rocky Mount stabbings

Posted January 2, 2018 5:26 a.m. EST

The Rocky Mount Police Department charged Edward Bryant, 65, of Rocky Mount, with two counts of attempted murder on Saturday.

— A man is behind bars Tuesday charged with two counts of attempted murder.

According to NBC affiliate WITN, the Rocky Mount Police Department charged Edward Bryant, 65, of Rocky Mount, with two counts of attempted murder on Saturday.

He's accused of stabbing a man and a woman last Thursday. Bryant is also facing assault charges.

He's currently being held at the Pitt County Detention Center on a $1.5 million bond.