Man found fatally stabbed in young son's hospital room

AP News
Posted: Oct 13, 2017 7:17 PM

BALTIMORE (AP) — Police in Baltimore say a man was found dead of a stab wound in his young son's room at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Police spokesman T.J. Smith says in a statement that officers were called to the room Friday afternoon. He says the man was in his son's room with the boy's mother. The child was there to undergo a medical procedure.

Smith says the man was stabbed in the upper body and was pronounced dead.

Smith says police are investigating, but believe the stabbing to be domestically related.

The hospital said in a statement that the stabbing was an isolated incident.