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Man arrested after body found stabbed to death in Norfolk

Man arrested after body found stabbed to death in Norfolk
Posted at 10:55 AM, Jun 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-27 10:56:19-04

Lakorie Keene

NORFOLK, Va. – Detectives arrested a man after a body was found on Courtney Avenue on Wednesday.

Information led police to the 1200 block of Courtney Avenue, where a man, identified as 38-year-old Alphonzo Malone Byrd, was found with multiple stab wounds, according to police. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

42-year-old Lakorie Keene has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder.

As detectives continue to investigate this incident, they encourage anyone with information to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip through the P3Tips mobile app.