67th Street stabbing becomes homicide

January 1, 2008 2:33:52 PM PST
A stabbing incident becomes the first Philly homicide of the year.Homicide detectives tell Action News that a 55-year-old male stabbing victim was pronounced dead at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania at 3:30 a.m. Tuesday.

The victim and another male were engaged in an argument and physical struggle when a male pulled a knife and stabbed the unidentified male in the chest several times.

The original incident happened at 3:01 a.m. at 2036 South 67th street.

No one is in custody as of press time.