Suspect Held In Southfield Stabbing Death
SOUTHFIELD (WWJ) – A Southfield man is behind bars after he was charged in the stabbing death of an acquaintance.
Police say a not guilty plea was entered during an arraignment for 24-year old Robert Tate, who is charged with second degree murder.
Tate is accused of stabbing 19-year old Rakim Lane several times Friday in an apartment on Franklin Road. Police say the stabbing was not a random act.
Police say Tate gave several different accounts of what happened during the altercation.