Columbia, SC (WLTX) - On Friday Richland County Deputies responded to a aggravated assault on South Parker Street around 9:30PM.
Deputies say a verbal altercation between the suspect and the victim, Reginald L. Williams of Columbia, turned physical.
Investigators say the suspect stabbed the victim multiple times in the upper body.
The victim was transported to Palmetto Health Richland Memorial where he was pronounced dead at 10:29PM.
Authorities say the autopsy revealed that he died from complications of a stab wound to the chest.
Deputies say they have the suspect in custody and are continuing to question witnesses.
If you have any information about this incident call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.