Man stabbed to death in Lochearn

Posted at 6:06 PM, Jul 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-27 18:06:28-04

A 35-year-old man was stabbed to death Tuesday morning in Lochearn, Baltimore County Police said. 

The stabbing happened in the 4000 block of Villa Nova Road at 11:40 a.m. Tuesday. When officers arrived on the scene, they found Christopher Norris Jones suffering from multiple stab wounds. He was transported to the Sinai Trauma Center ,where he died.

Police said Jones was walking on Villa Nova Road when he was approached by two suspects. They became involved in an altercation and the victim was stabbed multiple times.

The incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit. Detectives are working to determine if this was a targeted crime.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. Tips can also be texted to Metro Crime Stoppers: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637).

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