Man arrested after fatal stabbing in Norfolk


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police arrested a man in connection to a stabbing that killed another man Thursday afternoon on Church Street.

It happened around 1:40 p.m. Thursday outside the Shop N’ Go in the 1700 block of Church Street when police found 64-year-old Arthur D. Sanders Jr. suffering from a stab wound.

Sanders was sent to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

After further investigation, detectives where able to find 61-yea-old Edgar E. Oliver, who they believe to be the suspect, and charged him with second-degree murder.

Oliver is currently being held in the Norfolk City Jail without bond.

Authorities have not released the motive and other additional information regarding the incident.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the Crime Line.

Check back for updates on this breaking news.

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