Fatal stabbing in Northeast Baltimore

Posted at 6:27 AM, Feb 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-02 06:51:40-05

One man is dead after a stabbing in Northeast Baltimore Monday night.

Police were called to  the 1500 block of Pentridge Road at approximately 9:46 p.m. for reports of a stabbing. They arrived to find a 20-year-old man who had been stabbed in the groin.

He was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital by medics where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Investigators say the victim got into an altercation with a group of men which escalated into a fight. An unknown man pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (410) 396-2100 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.