Lehigh County coroner IDs Allentown stabbing victim
36-year-old Ahiezer Padilla-Marrero's death ruled a homicide
The Lehigh County coroner's office has identified a man who was fatally stabbed in Allentown on Saturday.
Ahiezer H. Padilla-Marrero died of stab wounds early Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Salisbury Twp., Lehigh Co., officials said.
Padilla-Marrero, 36, of West Hamilton Street in Allentown, was stabbed around 11:20 p.m. at the Hamilton Square apartments in the 300 block of Hickory Lane, police said.
Hector Luis Gonzalez, 46, was subsequently charged with criminal homicide. Police said he was a resident of the apartment building where the stabbing happened.
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