Family fight ends in double stabbing

March 19, 2010 6:59:28 AM PDT
Police say it appears a family argument sparked a violent scene in north Houston. Houston police say a stepfather and a stepson started arguing last night at a home on Donlen near Lindale.

According to police, the stepson pulled out a gun and started threatening his stepfather. The mother got in the middle of the situation. A shot was fired, but it didn't hit anyone. After that, police say the stepfather grabbed a knife and stabbed the mom and her son.

Both victims were taken to the hospital, and are expected to live. The stepfather was taken into custody.