(KMOV) – Authorities say a 21-year-old man is in custody after he allegedly stabbed his mother’s boyfriend to death during a fight at a south St. Louis home early Friday.
Police say a woman called 9-1-1 and told officers her son had just stabbed her boyfriend at a house in the 7500 block of Vermont just after midnight.
Upon their arrival, officers found Richard Kraemer, 46, dead in the backyard with stab wounds to his chest and abs.
The suspect was arrested after fleeing the scene.
According to police, the stabbing stemmed from an ongoing feud between the two.
The investigation is ongoing.