By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE, Md. (WJZ) — A Baltimore man is under arrest in the murder of a man who was stabbed to death in front of his 5-year-old daughter, police said Thursday.

Nicholas Martinez Figueroa, 37, was arrested Tuesday and booked into the Baltimore City Central Booking Intake Facility, where he awaits trial on a first-degree murder charge in the killing of 30-year-old Marcus Wilson.

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About 9 p.m. March 29, police were called to a stabbing near the intersection of Conkling and Pratt streets, according to the Baltimore Police Department. Officers found Wilson suffering from multiple stab wounds.

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The 30-year-old was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Based on a preliminary investigation, police determined that Wilson and his daughter were skateboarding to a store when they ran into Figueroa. Police said a dispute ensued and Wilson was stabbed in front of his child.

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Figueroa, who was later identified as the stabbing suspect, was taken into custody. He’s being held without bail while awaiting court proceedings in the case.

CBS Baltimore Staff