Wichita police arrest suspect in deadly stabbing
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Update - Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020: Wichita police arrested 31-year-old Marco Carrillo-Fuentes for second-degree murder in the stabbing death of 32-year-old Rickey Mason.
Around 4 p.m., on Sunday, Nov. 29, officers responded to a cutting at a residence in the 1000 block of South Richmond. They arrived to find Mason critically injured. He died on the scene.
The investigation revealed that a disturbance broke out in which Carrillo-Fuentes produced a knife and stabbed Mason.
Police said this was not a random incident. The case has been presented to the Sedgwick County District Attorney’s Office.
Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020: The Wichita Police Department is searching for a man now charged with murder in a deadly stabbing that happened Sunday (Nov. 29) in west Wichita. The Sedgwick County District Attorney’s Office charged Marco Carrillo-Fuentes, 31, with second-degree murder. The Wichita Police Department said Carrillo-Fuentes, of Wichita, fatally stabbed 32-year-old Rickey Mason, also of Wichita.
At about 4 p.m. Sunday, Wichita police officers responded to a cutting at a home in the 1000 block of South Richmond.
“Upon arrival, officers located critically injured Mason, who subsequently died at the scene,” Wichita police said. “The investigation revealed that a disturbance broke out in which Carrillo-Fuentes produced a knife and stabbed Mason.”
Anyone with information on where Carrillo-Fuentes could be should call 911. Anyone with a tip that could lead police to Carrillo-Fuentes can also call the Something, Say Something Hotline at 316-519-2282 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 316-267-2111.
Monday, November 30, 2020: Wichita police identified a man stabbed to death on Sunday as 32-year-old Rickey Mason of Wichita.
Police said Mason was stabbed after a disturbance over property.
The investigation is ongoing, and investigators are working to locate the known suspect.
If anyone has any additional information on this case, they can call WPD detectives at 316268-4407, the See Something Say Something hotline at 316-267-2111, or Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111.
Sunday, November 29, 2020: Wichita Police are looking for a suspect after a man was fatally stabbed in west Wichita Sunday afternoon.
A witness to the stabbing flagged down a nearby firefighter after the stabbing in the 1000 block of south Richmond.
Police said the stabbing was the result of a disturbance over property between a 32-year-old man and another person in the residence. The man was stabbed in his upper body. He was dead when officers arrived.
Police said the victim and the suspect knew each other, and there is no threat to the public. Anyone with information on the suspect to call police or Crimestoppers.
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