New Jersey police: Dispute between 2 friends over $8 ends when 1 stabs the other in the back

Authorities in New Jersey say a dispute between two friends over $8 ended when one stabbed the other in the back.

Hamilton police tell The Times of Trenton ( that the stabbing occurred Saturday night. It started as a verbal argument in an apartment but soon turned physical and spilled out into the street.

Police say 19-year-old Daesean Lynch faces aggravated assault and weapons charges. His bail is set at $25,000. It's not clear if he has an attorney.

The 25-year-old who was stabbed was treated at a hospital for minor injuries.

Two other people face charges of obstruction and resisting arrest stemming from the brawl.


Information from: The (Trenton, N.J.) Times,