EASTON, Pa. -

A Bethlehem man who was convicted in a stabbing will spend years behind bars.

John Bragg Jr. was sentenced Thursday morning to 10 to 20 years in state prison, which is the maximum sentence he could get.

Bragg stabbed his uncle, Bill Fitzpatrick, three times in the back on East Goepp Street last September.

Fitzpatrick survived the attack.

Bragg was found guilty of attempted homicide and other charges earlier this year.