Police investigate fatal stabbing of New Haven man
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — New Haven Police are investigating the stabbing death of a local man.
Police say 51-year-old Stanley Maurice McLellan was stabbed in the head during a fight early Tuesday. Authorities say a man had gone to McLellan’s home to confront him about something when their argument escalated, resulting in the fatal stabbing.
McLellan was pronounced dead at the scene. The weapon likely used in the stabbing was recovered.
Neighbors tell the New Haven Register they did not see or hear anything overnight. The man involved was interviewed at the scene and was later released uncharged.
An investigation is continuing.
Information from: New Haven Register, http://www.nhregister.com