TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - A man was stabbed to death in the front yard of a home on Old Highway Avenue in Tampa Thursday.
The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office says it appears to have started as a fight between the homeowner and his girlfriend's ex.
Investigators say everyone involved stayed on the scene and were cooperating.
Deputies say, at about 7:30 Thursday night, the man who was eventually stabbed showed up at the home where his ex-girlfriend lives with her current boyfriend.
They say 21-year-old hopped the fence and approached the house with the intentions of fighting the homeowner. Deputies say the man was stabbed by the homeowner, resulting in his death
Investigators took the homeowner in for questioning, but he is not facing charges at this time. He suffered minor injuries related to the fight.