Fitchburg PD: 62-year-old man stabbed to death in apartment

(Dakota News Now)
Published: Oct. 2, 2021 at 10:42 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 3, 2021 at 10:13 AM CDT
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FITCHBURG, Wis. (WMTV) -A 62-year-old man is dead after being stabbed to death early Saturday morning, according to the Fitchburg Police Department.

After an initial investigation, officials believe the suspect and victim knew each other and that the incident started in the 62-year-old’s apartment.

Officials say officers responded to a report of a man down around 2:30 a.m. in the 2000 block of Greenway Cross. The man was found unresponsive--bleeding from stab wounds in the hallway of an apartment building. He was transported to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Investigators spent Saturday on the scene, speaking to witnesses. This incident remains under investigation, but official believe the incident started in the man’s apartment and he and the suspect knew each other.

No arrests have been made at this time. The name of the victim is being withheld at this time.

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