Police search for suspect in deadly stabbing

(WMC-TV) – Police continue to search for the man suspected of killing his girlfriend in a domestic disturbance Tuesday.

When officers arrived on the scene of the altercation on Hazelwood Street, they found the victim, 43-year-old Latricia Jefferson had been stabbed. She was taken to The MED where she was pronounced dead.

A warrant is now out for her boyfriend, 55-year-old Maurice Blocker. He is a black man, 5'11" tall, and about 200 pounds. He was last seen driving a maroon Ford F-150 truck with Tennessee license plates that read 614ZSS.

If you have any information about Blocker's whereabouts, please call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH.

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