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Delaware Man Arrested In Deadly Stabbing Of Roommate

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NEWARK, Del. (CBS) – Police in Delaware have identified the victim of a deadly stabbing that occurred this past weekend.

New Castle County Police have identified Alejandro Aravjo-Franco as the 32-year-old victim who was assaulted and stabbed during a physical altercation with his roommate.

The altercation took place outside of their apartment in the Abbey Walk Apartment complex early Saturday morning. Aravjo-Franco was stabbed multiple times in the torso area.

The victim was transported to Christiana Hospital and was later pronounced dead.

Investigators identified Jorge Ramirez-Acre, 29, as the suspect in the deadly stabbing. He is being charged with murder in the first degree and possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony.

He is currently being held at the Howard Young Correctional Facility.