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Teen fatally stabs man who was in domestic dispute with his mother, Johnston sheriff says

Johnston County, NC, sheriff's investigators were working with prosecutors on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, to determine if a 16-year-old boy should e charged after fatally stabbing a man who was in a "physical domestic altercation" with the youth's mother.
Johnston County, NC, sheriff's investigators were working with prosecutors on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, to determine if a 16-year-old boy should e charged after fatally stabbing a man who was in a "physical domestic altercation" with the youth's mother. Google Maps

A 16-year-old stabbed and killed a man near Benson on Tuesday as the man was having a "physical domestic altercation" with the teen's mother, the Johnston County sheriff's office said.

Timothy Paul Ledford Jr. was killed in the dispute that happened on Mamie Road, off of N.C. 96 southeast of Benson.

Investigators were talking with the district attorney's office Wednesday about whether the teen, Logan Kane Yeargin, will face charges.

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