Man killed in stabbing; person of interest in custody
Roanoke Police said a man has died as a result of a stabbing.
According to a news release, Roanoke Police responded to the 300 block of Walnut Ave SE to a report of a stabbing around 7:30 a.m. Friday.
On arrival, officers found an adult male with stab wounds. The man was transported by Roanoke Fire-EMS to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, where he died from his injuries.
Officers are currently on the scene, and have a person of interest in custody, the release stated.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call (540)344-8500.