Police are investigating a stabbing that killed a man early Sunday outside a local club.
The motive for the stabbing that killed Juan Lopez, 26, 5876 Quida Mae St., is still unknown, Capt. Elton Brown Sr. said in a news release.
Officers were called to the Latin Club, 8142 Greenwell Springs Road, about 1:50 a.m., Brown said.
Lopez was found with multiple stab wounds in the upper part of his body, lying on the ground outside the club, the release says.
Witnesses told police that the victim had been attacked by another man during a fight outside the club.
Emergency Medical Services took the victim to a local hospital, where he died, Brown said.
Witnesses also provided police with “suspect information,” he said. Anyone with information can contact the Police Department at (225) 389-4869, or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP.