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Man killed in stabbing near Creedmoor

Posted February 20, 2013 8:53 p.m. EST
Updated February 21, 2013 10:15 a.m. EST

— Granville County authorities have charged a man in a fatal stabbing Wednesday morning at a mobile home south of Creedmoor, according to Sheriff Brindell B. Wilkins.

Scott Michael Edwards, 38, of 1584-A N.C. Highway 50 South in Creedmoor, faces first-degree murder and armed robbery charges in the death of Needham Bryant Sloan, 57, of the same address.

Wilkins called the stabbing a "domestic incident," but the relationship between the men was not released.

Deputies were called to the home shortly before 10 a.m.

No other information was released.