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Cops: Man stabbed by brother over silverware

Published On: Dec 04 2013 10:56:36 AM CST
Edward Bright

Richland County Sheriff's Department

Police say an argument over silverware led to a stabbing in South Carolina.

Edward William Bright, 46, is accused of stabbing his brother repeatedly during the argument over which silverware to use for dinner at Bright's home in Richland County, Columbia TV station WAGT reported.

The brother was stabbed in the torso with a steak knife, according to authorities.

His injuries were not life-threatening.

Bright has been charged with second-degree assaultĀ and battery, The Associated Press reported.