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Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014

Tampa police arrest suspect in double stabbing


TAMPA — Two men were stabbed in Tampa, one of them fatally, early Saturday, according to police.

About 2:45 a.m., 21-year-old Joshua Rankin was stabbed to death near East Fifth Avenue and North 16th Street.

 William Medeiros, 21, sustained injuries that were not life-threatening, police said.

Detectives later arrested Joseph Vincent Amore, 21, and charged him with second degree murder and aggravated battery.

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