Man arrested for fatal stabbing in Monroe

Man arrested for fatal stabbing in Monroe
Peyton McFarland was arrested for a fatal stabbing. (Source: Monroe Police Department)

MONROE, Ohio (FOX19) - A man was arrested after a fatal stabbing in Monroe on Saturday, according to the Monroe Police Department.

Police said they responded to the scene on Sands Avenue for a subject that had been stabbed.

The victim, 31-year-old Christopher Hacker, was found in front of 152 Sands Avenue.

He was transported to Atrium Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect, 20-year-old Peyton McFarland, was taken into custody at the scene.

He was booked into Butler County Jail for murder.

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