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Spring Lake Man Stabbed, 2 Arrested

Posted December 30, 2007 10:12 p.m. EST
Updated December 30, 2007 10:19 p.m. EST

— A 21-year-old man was recovering after getting attacked in his own yard in Spring Lake Saturday night.

Harnett County deputies said the victim, Servando Vargas, was stabbed several times. He was listed in good condition Sunday night.

Juan Martin Carrillo Lira, 21, and Epitacio Ibarra, 46, were both arrested. Lira was charged with attempted first degree murder. His bond was set at $750,000.

Ibarra was charged with felony aiding and abetting, attempted first degree murder and conspiracy to first degree murder. His bond was set at $500,000.

Both were being held in the Harnett County Detention Center. Deputies have not determined a motive for the stabbing.