One Man Dead-One In Custody-Wilkes-Barre Police Investigate Homicide

Published 04/08 2014 05:52PM

Updated 04/08 2014 05:58PM

Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County- Wilkes-Barre police are investigating the first homicide of the year-
   It happened at an apartment building in the Heights Section of the city late Monday night.
   27 year old Charles Edmunds was found stabbed and bleeding in a staircase of an apartment buildng. He later died at the hospital.
   Police have arrested and charged 31 year  Al Tariq Peterkin .
  According to police the two were arguing-and Peterkin allegedly stabbed edmunds in the stomach.
    An autopsy will be performed on Edmunds tomorrow.

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