Man stabbed to death in North Philadelphia ID'd; suspect arrested

EMBED </>More Videos

Police have taken one person into custody after a man was stabbed to death in North Philadelphia. (WPVI)

Police have arrested a 59-year-old man for the fatal stabbing of a man in North Philadelphia.

The stabbing happened around 7 a.m. Friday along the 1200 block of Lehigh Avenue inside an apartment.

Officers arrived to find 46-year-old Kyle Sharp lying on the bathroom floor with a stab wound to the chest.

Medics pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

Officers observed a male on the highway at Park and Lehigh avenues with a bloody shirt.

That person was stopped and taken into custody for further investigation.

On Saturday police arrested and charged Bernard Eury with murder and related offenses.

Related Topics:
stabbingphilly newsNorth Philadelphia
(Copyright ©2018 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.)