Marquoise Jones

Marquoise Jones

NASHVILLE (WSMV) - After the investigation of the fatal stabbing of 59-year-old Marcus N. Black in December 2019, investigators have been able to arrest and charge Marquoise Jones, 34.

Both men were residents at a rooming house on 22nd Ave North during this incident.

Jones claimed that he had stabbed Black in self-defense during a fight.

At the time of the fight, Jones was under an order of protection obtained by Black to avoid contact with him.

After a review of the investigative file by the District Attorney's Office, they decided to charge Jones with Criminal Homicide. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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