COLUMBUS (WCMH)– Columbus Police are investigating after a fight led to a fatal stabbing Thursday night.
Police and medics were called to the 400 block of N. Nelson Road just after 11:00 pm on the report of a fight near Nelson Park.
On scene, first responders found a victim suffering from multiple stab wounds.
Police say the victim, now identified as Savon Lamont Ligon, was stabbed after an argument over an “in-common relationship,” with the same woman.
Ligon was transported in critical condition to Grant Medical Center, where he passed away just after 1:00 am.
Police say they have filed murder charges against and are currently looking for 21-year-old Marcus Maurice Curtis.
This is the 67th homicide this year.