Lumberton man charged in stabbing death of brother
LUMBERTON, N.C. — A Lumberton man has been arrested in the stabbing death of his brother.
The Robesonian of Lumberton reports 54-year-old Ira Frederick Locklear is charged with first-degree murder.
Deputies with the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office said 53-year-old Vick Locklear was stabbed Monday morning.
Capt. Anthony Thompson said the brothers lived next door to each other. Thompson said investigators have not determined a motive.
It was not clear if Locklear has an attorney.
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