Man arrested in connection with stabbing death in Norfolk

Posted at 6:19 PM, Dec 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-27 10:49:32-05

William P. Felton II

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk Police Department arrested a man in connection with a fatal stabbing in the 7700 block of Armfield Avenue Thursday evening.

The call came in around 5 p.m. According to News 3 reporter Erin Miller, the complex where the stabbing happened is the Tucker House, a senior living facility/retirement home.

Police say a 71-year-old man, identified as Reginald F. Mitchell, was found dead at the scene.

Detectives charged William P. Felton II, 74, with second-degree murder. Felton is being held in the Norfolk City Jail without bond.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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