FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – An arrest has been made in connection to a fatal stabbing that happened in May.
Sierra M. Hernandez, 27, is charged with murder in the death of Roderick J. Patterson, 25.
Around 3:50 a.m. on May 2, police were called to a home on the 2400 block of Trentman Avenue on a stabbing report. Fort Wayne Police said Patterson’s body was found in the middle of the road.
Police said that a preliminary investigation indicates that the stabbing occurred elsewhere at an unknown location. Patterson arrived at a residence on Trentman Avenue, and the resident at that address called the police. He was treated at the scene by medics and transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries. He died a short time later while at the hospital.