Hastings Teen Accused of Stabbing Dad During Fight


A Hastings teenager has been accused of stabbing his father in the back during a fight Wednesday.

Authorities say the 17-year-old and his father had gotten into an argument early Wednesday morning. They say the boy pulled a knife and stabbed his dad when their confrontation turned physical.

The 42-year-old father was taken to Mary Lanning Healthcare for treatment and was later released.

The teen has been charged with two felony charges of assault and use of a deadly weapon. His next hearing has been set for Feb. 7.