Authorities say a dispute over bologna and cheese at a Pennsylvania rooming house ended in a stabbing that left a man seriously injured.
Bethlehem police say Manuel Martinez and another man had argued Monday night about food placement in a refrigerator used by all of the home's residents. The dispute soon ended, but somehow was reignited around 1 a.m. Tuesday.
Authorities say the 62-year-old Martinez used a kitchen knife to stab the other man in the lower left abdomen and the lower left chest. The victim underwent surgery and remained hospitalized Wednesday.
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Martinez was not injured in the incident. He's been charged with attempted homicide, aggravated assault and a weapons count.
It wasn't known Wednesday if he's retained an attorney.