KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

A man is recovering after deputies say he was stabbed several times in the neck and head.

Dylan Roberts, 21, is charged with Attempted First Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault.
    
The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office says Roberts is accused of approaching his stepfather, Mark Laney, from behind and stabbing him.
    
Officers say it happened shortly before 5:30 Monday morning at a home on Morelock Street in Kingsport.
    
Deputies tell us Roberts admitted to stabbing Laney.