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: New Jersey Native, Who Lost Daughter In Parkland Shooting, Fighting To Protect School Children Across Nation
Police say that night, two victims were stabbed and taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center in private vehicles.READ MORE: Special Education Teacher Could Lose Job After Reportedly Putting Duct Tape On Student's Face In Chester County
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: Gov. Phil Murphy Orders Increased Law Enforcement Presence At New Jersey Schools Following Tragic Texas School Shooting
Authorities say Boykin is now charged with: Murder, Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threats, Simple Assault and related offenses.