Authorities say the stabbing happened around 1:30 Saturday morning after a fight. The victim, Tevin R. Perry, was later pronounced dead at Kent General Hospital. An autopsy's being done to determine the exact cause
Police say Perry and another man were in a car after leaving a party when they were confronted by another group of people in a second car. Perry was fatally stabbed in the ensuing fight. The man Perry was with was also stabbed but suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
Police say the suspects fled, and the investigation is continuing.