MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — St. Paul police say one man is in custody and another man is dead after being stabbed early Friday morning.
According to police, they received a call just before 2 a.m. of a suspicious death at an apartment on the 400 block of Grand Avenue in St. Paul. There, an adult male with at least one stab wound was found.READ MORE: New Poll Shows Minneapolis Residents Support Charter Amendment Replacing Police
The victim, later identified as 28-year-old Gerald Joseph Montates, was taken to Regions Hospital where he was pronounced dead.READ MORE: Minnesota Apple Orchards Endure Labor Shortage During Peak Season
Early Friday afternoon, police announced that a man identified as 25-year-old Maxim Kenneth Rhone of St. Paul has arrested in connection to the homicide.
The fatal stabbing marks the 13th homicide this year in St. Paul. Nine of 12 other cases have already been solved through arrests, police said.MORE NEWS: 'I Laid On The Floor And Just Bawled': Minnesota TikTok Sensation, 79, Overwhelmed By Support After Scooter Breaks
The investigation is active.