DEPUTIES: Cedar Point resident stabbed during argument with outside visitors

CEDAR POINT, N.C. (WITN) – Deputies are searching for a person they say stabbed a resident in one Eastern Carolina community.

The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office says that it happened this past Sunday at Coastline Circle in the Bridge View community of Cedar Point.

Deputies were called because of a disturbance between a few residents of Bridge View and a group of people from the Chapel Hill area and New York.

Deputies say they found that there had been a fight and one of the Bridge View residents was stabbed in the arm with a small pocket knife and had other minor injuries.

Investigators say the person who did the stabbing took off as deputies were arriving but that they have been identified and warrants have been taken out.

Deputies did not identify the person and said they were still looking for them.