Gainesville Police investigating deadly stabbing at Southern Pines Apartments

Gainesville Police investigate a deadly stabbing at Southern Pines Apartments.

Gainesville Police are investigating a stabbing this afternoon that left one man dead.

Police at 3:36 p.m. responded to a report of a stabbing Southern Pines Apartments at SW 17th Place. Officers and EMS arrived and found the victim, a man in his 60s, dead at the scene, according to Officer Ben Tobias. Tobias said they also found the suspect on scene. He said the suspect is in custody and cooperating.

Update: Police have charged a 23-year-old man with first-degree murder in the stabbing death

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