(CBS Connecticut) — New London Police make a quick arrest in a deadly stabbing that was reported a few hours ago on Tilley Street.

Officers found a man stabbed in the upper chest lying on the steps of the second floor of a building at 39 Tilley Street shortly after 8:30 pm Sunday.

The man was later pronounced dead at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital.

Patrick McInerney is charged with murder.

The 44-year-old man lives in the same building where the victim was found.

This is the second homicide in the city reported during the weekend.

On Saturday a you man was shot in the head in a basement apartment on Orchard Street.


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