Brothers arrested after stabbing in Newport News

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on July 7, 2014 at 2:27 PM

Updated Monday, Jul 7 at 6:09 PM

NEWPORT NEWS- Two brother are facing charges after a fight between the two and another man led to the victim being stabbed and strangled.

Police say the victim was found with stab wounds to his hand, ribs, and neck. He told police that he got into an argument with Roger and Rodney Boyke in their home on Blair Avenue over lawn chairs around 6 p.m. on Sunday.

The victim says Roger held him down and choked him while Rodney stabbed him.

Roger Boyke is facing charges of Strangulation and Conspiracy to Commit a felony. Rodney Boyke is charged with Malicious Wounding, Stab in the commission of a Felony, and Conspiracy to Commit a felony.

Police say the victim knew the Boyke brothers.

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