Man arrested after domestic homicide in Northeast DC, police say
WASHINGTON - Police say they arrested a man after a domestic homicide Friday night in Northeast D.C.
They say they responded to a call for a stabbing around 11:56 p.m. in the 4000 block of Clay Place Northeast.
That's where they found 33-year-old Cornell Mason of Northeast suffering from a stab wound. Mason later died after being taken to a nearby hospital.
Police say on Saturday they arrested and charged 44-year-old Phillip Humphrey, also of Northeast D.C., with 2nd-degree murder in relation to Mason's killing.
Investigators say they determined the killing to be domestic in nature.