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Fayetteville Detective's Son Charged In Stabbing

Posted August 7, 2003 11:36 a.m. EDT

— A Fayetteville police detective's son is in big trouble with the law.

Steven Oldacre, 16, is charged with attempted first-degree murder and felonious assault. Investigators say he stabbed his friend, Kristin Barnes, with a steak knife.

Barnes is listed in serious condition.

Investigators said they still don't know what the motive was.

Oldacre's father is a detective with the Police Department's Property Crimes Division.