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Lacey Spring Father Charged With Murder

Authorities in Morgan County say an argument between siblings got out of hand and ended in a father charged with murder.

Fifty-nine-year-old Carlton Junior Grayson of Lacey Spring is accused of stabbing his eldest son, 36-year-old John Dewayne Grayson.

It happened Saturday night about 8 p.m.

A sheriff's investigator said it started when the victim and his younger brother argued about an item he borrowed from their father, but never returned.

Authorities said when the brothers started fighting; the father confronted Hohn Grayson and stabbed him in the leg, causing him to bleed to death.

Carlton Grayson was being held in the county jail under a $10,000 bond.


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