PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police say a 31-year-old Philadelphia man is now being charged with murder, along with attempted murder and other charges, in connection to the fatal stabbing of a member of Nicki Minaj’s road crew last month.
Police say Pierce Boykin was arrested on February 23 for his involvement in the deadly stabbing that occurred about a week earlier outside of the Che Bar and Grill on Stenton Avenue.READ MORE: Sharon Gless On Book 'Apparently There Were Complaints: Cagney & Lacey 'Changed The History Of Television For Women'
Police say that night, two victims were stabbed and taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center in private vehicles.READ MORE: Sunoco Ordered To Dredge Part Of Ranger Cove, Pay $4 Million Over Mariner East 2 Spill
That’s where 29-year-old Devon Pickett of Brooklyn, New York died due to multiple stab wounds to his torso.
Police say the second victim, a 27-year-old male suffering from multiple stab wounds, is in critical condition.MORE NEWS: Officials Respond To Carver High School After Instagram User Threatens To 'Shoot Up' North Philadelphia School
Authorities say Boykin is now charged with: Murder, Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threats, Simple Assault and related offenses.