New Haven Police Make Arrest In Fatal Stabbing

John Silva
May 06, 2020 - 11:28 am
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(New Haven, Conn./WTIC) - Police in New Haven have arrested a man in connection with a fatal stabbing last month.

Under arrest is 21-year-old Marcial Morales-Gutierrez.  He's facing a murder charge.

Police say it was shortly after midnight April 28 that the suspect became involved in some type of dispute with the victim, 29-year-old Secundino Ramirez, in the area of Congress Avenue and Cedar Street.  

He was found on a sidewalk and later pronounced dead at an area hospital.

Officers say Morales-Gutierrez fled on foot but was later captured.

He will be arraigned in New Haven Superior Court.