Baltimore County Police say that 46 year old Daniel Albert Atkinson Jr. of the 900 block of Woodlynn Road has been charged with 1st degree murder after stabbing an acquaintance to death.
The victim is identified as 78 year old B.G. Ledford who was found deceased in his home in the unit block of Sparton Drive on December 30th, 2015. The crime scene was located when Ledford’s ex-wife had come to the location to check on him after family members had not be able to get in contact with him.
Police say that Atkinson had stabbed Ledford multiple times during an altercation.
The incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.