Suspect arrested, charged with murder in death of man found in Grapevine woods

The Grapevine Police Department has arrested a man in connection with a death investigation on New Year’s Day.

On January 1st, Grapevine police were called to the Wildwood Creek Apartments at 821 E. Dove Loop for a body found in the woods next to one of the apartment buildings. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office responded to take possession of the body.

On Friday, January 10th, officials released they arrested a 21-year-old male and charged him with Murder in the death of the victim. Police say the suspect and the victim knew each other.

The victim, identified as a 33-year-old man from Bedford, died due to stabbing injuries. Police say he was stabbed in the chest.

A motive in the killing has not been released. The suspect has been booked into the Tarrant County Jail with one count of Murder.