ATLANTIC CITY - The victim of a Saturday morning stabbing here has been identified as Craig Giatto, 42, of Atlantic City.
Louis Lopez, 43, also of Atlantic City, was arrested and charged with manslaughter yesterday for allegedly causing the death of Giatto, and Superior Court Judge Susan F. Maven has set bail at $150,000 cash.
At about 11:30 a.m., a male victim was reported stabbed at an abandoned building located on Arctic Avenue. The Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department responded to the scene. The victim was taken to Atlantic City Medical Center where he was pronounced dead by hospital staff.
The Major Crimes Unit has located witnesses, who are being interviewed. The case is currently under investigation by the Major Crimes Unit with assistance from the Atlantic City Police Department Detective Bureau.