Related topics

Deadly stabbing under investigation in Lawrence

October 21, 2019

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a man has been fatally stabbed during a fight in Lawrence.

Police said in a news release that officers responded around 5 p.m. Sunday and found 40-year-old John Minogilio lying in the grass in an area about 1 mile (1.61 kilometer) south of the city’s popular bar and entertainment district. Emergency crews attempted to save him, but he died at the scene.

Police say a man who fought with Minoglio was detained at the scene and questioned. He has since been released pending the completion of the investigation.