MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office has charged a man with felony unintentional second-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of a 25-year-old on New Year’s Day.
Minneapolis Police arrested 38-year-old Kevin Christians Friday. Police say he fatally stabbed 25-year-old Jabir Ahmed Ali.
Christians remains in custody, awaiting his court appearance.
Ali, of Faribault, was one of two people stabbed in north Minneapolis early Wednesday morning. He died at the scene, at the intersection of West Broadway and Emerson avenues.
The other victim was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.