A man was fatally stabbed Tuesday night in downtown St. Louis. Image courtesy of NewsChannel 5 PhotoJournalist Don Galloway.
St. Louis (KSDK) - Homicide detectives are investigating a fatal stabbing.
The incident happened shortly before 9 p.m. Tuesday night at Washington Avenue and 6th Street.
Police say the victim is a 42-year-old black male. Witnesses tell police he got into a fight with another man over a bag of Cheetos and was stabbed once in the chest.
The victim was taken to the hospital, and died a short time later.
Police arrested a 49-year-old male at the scene.