BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Baltimore City Grand Jury has indicted a Baltimore County man for fatally stabbing his boyfriend in December 2020.

Officers were called to the 2500 block of Woodland Avenue on December 22, 2020, by Billy Johnson after he told police his boyfriend, Brandon Fleming, was unresponsive.

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Fleming was pronounced dead on the scene. He was found with a stab wound to his back.

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According to court documents, Johnson admitted to police that the two were arguing that day, and when Fleming approached him, he stabbed him with a pocket knife.

Johnson has been charged with second-degree murder.

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He could face up to 43 years in prison.

CBS Baltimore Staff