PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police have made an arrest in a deadly stabbing case in Philadelphia’s Frankford neighborhood. It happened on Cottage Street just after 11 p.m. Saturday, near Mount Sinai Cemetery.
Police say the suspect chased a 67-year-old man in and out of his apartment complex. The victim was stabbed multiple times.READ MORE: Realmuto, Segura Help Phillies Rally To 7-5 Win Vs. Nats
Police sources tell CBS3 the suspect is 47-year-old Wilfredo Pagan-Melendez, a neighbor of the victim.READ MORE: EXCLUSIVE: Casey Johnston's Parents Speaks Out After Missing Daughter's Body Found
He is now in custody.MORE NEWS: New Jersey Requiring All Employees In 'Certain' Healthcare Facilities Get COVID-19 Vaccine Or Regular Testing By Early September
Stay with CBSPhilly.com for updates to this developing story.