Suspect in Schaul St. stabbing death turns himself in to police - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Suspect in Schaul St. stabbing death turns himself in to police

Curtis Porter (Source: Muscogee County Sheriff's Office) Curtis Porter (Source: Muscogee County Sheriff's Office)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The man wanted in connection with the deadly stabbing of 39-year-old Antonio Giddens turned himself into police on Tuesday around 11:45 p.m., according to Attorney Stacey Jackson.

Curtis Porter, 53, is charged with murder following the deadly stabbing of Giddens that took place in the 2300 block of Schaul Street. 

Giddens was stabbed multiple times on Saturday, Oct. 15 following an argument which led to a fight, according to the Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan.  

Porter’s attorney, Stacey Jackson, says he was acting in self-defense to protect his own life.

He will make a court appearance on Friday, Oct. 21 at 9 a.m.

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