SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – Spartanburg Police Department and Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office officials are investigating the stabbing death of a man in Spartanburg.
According to a police news release, officers responded to an address on Tiger Paw Court in regard to a call about a disturbance with weapons on Wednesday just before 9:15 p.m.
Officers arrived on-scene and witnesses told police the victim and another man were wrestling on the floor when the victim was stabbed.
According to the release, another person at the scene was applying pressure to the victims’ leg in an attempt to stop the bleeding.
The victim received a large laceration to the back of his leg during the incident.
According to the release, the victim was taken to Spartanburg Medical Center by EMS, where he later died.
Coroner Rusty Clevenger identified the man as Charles Chadwick Conyers, 49, of Spartanburg.
Michael Saputo, 34, of Tiger Paw Court has been charged with voluntary manslaughter and possession of a weapon during a violent crime for his involvement in the death of Charles Chadwick Conyers, according to police.