Officers say a man was stabbed to death early Saturday morning in Kinston. The murder suspect is now in jail.
According to the Kinston Department of Public safety they responded to a call on Saturday around 3:00 a.m. in reference to a stabbing victim at Lenoir Memorial Hospital.
When officers arrived they found the victim, Rodriquez Edmondson, had been driven to the hospital with multiple stab wounds to the stomach and chest.
After an investigation officers say the stabbing occurred at Rouse Road Apt. located at 3405 Coleman Drive.
Deandre Lofton of Kinston has been charged with an open count of murder and placed in the Lenoir County jail under no bond.