Police: Daughter stabs sleeping dad
Posted: May 03, 2010 11:31 AM
Updated: May 03, 2010 7:44 PM

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Two people were taken to the hospital after stabbing in east Charlotte involving a man and his daughter.

The incident happened around 2:30 a.m. at 2121 Milton Road.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, a man was in his bed sleeping when he was repeatedly stabbed by his daughter in the right arm and head.

The man, 44-year-old Jeffery Polk, suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to Carolinas Medical Center-Main in Charlotte.

The daughter was also cut and injured during the struggle. She was taken to the hospital as well.

At this time, police have not released a motive for the stabbing.