Jun. 4, 2008
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A Local man dies from stab wounds to the chest and detectives have a woman in custody for his murder.
Fifty-six year-old Eddie Porter was found laying on the ground by EMS crews outside a corner lot on the 2200th block of Tillman Street and Ewart Avenue around 3:45 p.m.
Porter was transported to the Medical Center. He died while undergoing treatment for a stab wound to the chest around 5:00 p.m.
Robbery Homicide detectives determined the victim was stabbed by 46 year-old Rozelletta Blackshire. We're told the victim and the suspect were arguing at the time. It's not known at the time what relationship the two had.