Brother Stabs Brother, Mother Bites Police Officer

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EXETER TOWNSHIP -- Authorities tell us one man is in the hospital, his brother and mother in custody following a Monday night stabbing in Luzerne County.

mother-son-assaultResponders said the stabbing happened on Perch Lane in the Riverview Village Trailer Park in Harding just after 10 p.m.

Authorities say a fight led Daniel Belcher, 30, to stab his brother.  Belcher is charged with aggravated assault.

His mother, Carolyn Shannon, 57,  is also charged with assault for allegedly biting an officer’s arm after the attack in Luzerne County.

Authorities have not said how the victim is doing.


  • Garben

    Judging by the picture I’m sure the cop is safe as it looks to be toothless she probably just gummed him

  • DuEast

    What the Hay? People have lost their minds! I was thinking, ok, maybe a family brawl, maybe one brother did something wrong and the other was defending the mom…but the mom bit a cop?!

    • DuEast

      Thanks for clarifying! What a doesn’t take long for things to get out of control with people like sorry for the mom at this stage of the game to be living her life like this. But there for the Grace of God…

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