Murder charges filed in stabbing of Nicki Minaj's tour member

Philadelphia Police say the man arrested for the stabbings of two members of Nicki Minaj's tour crew will now be charged with murder.

31-year-old Pierce Boykin was taken back into custody Tuesday afternoon, after posting bail on an attempted murder charge last week.

Boykin allegedly stabbed 29-year-old De'Von Pickett and 27-year-old Eric Parker outside an East Mount Airy bar.

"Both of the parties both knew a female who worked at the bar, and the arguments centered around her," explained Philadelphia Police Captain James Clark.

Pickett died while Parker was critically injured.

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