WILKES-BARRE, PA — Luzerne County Coroner’s Office Tuesday morning identified Charles Edmonds, 27, who died from apparent stab wounds he suffered during a fight inside an apartment building on South Hancock Street Monday night.
An autopsy is scheduled later today at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Edmonds died at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Plains Township.
Police said Tuesday morning they charged Al-Tariq Peterkin, 31, with an open count of criminal homicide. He was jailed at the county correctional facility without bail.
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