2 Arrested in 2012 Fatal Duluth Stabbing

Posted at: 11/14/2013 2:38 PM
Updated at: 11/14/2013 11:13 PM

Joella Tucker, Raymond Weeks
Joella Tucker, Raymond Weeks

Duluth police have made two arrests in connection with a fatal December stabbing.

Authorities responded to a stabbing call at a duplex on the 10 block of East 7th Street on December 21, 2012 at 10:06 p.m.

According to a release, the initial investigation found that victim Kevin John Tyman, 54, of Duluth, went to a neighboring apartment and reported that he had just been stabbed and asked for them to call an ambulance. When officers arrived they found Tyman with a life-threatening stab wound.

Authorities said Tyman was taken to a Duluth hospital but died at 11:36 p.m.

They said 32-year-old Joella Lee Tucker, of Duluth, and 42-year-old Raymond Charles Weeks, of Two Harbors, were arrested Thursday on warrants for Second Degree Murder and Conspiracy to Commit Second Degree Murder.