Officers were called to a "stabbing" near /*West Piedmont Avenue*/ at Scout Drive around 8:30 p.m.
When they arrived, the officers found a man lying partially in the road. He had been stabbed in the chest.
The man, whose name is not being released at this time, was transported to /*Duke Hospital*/ where he was pronounced dead.
Investigators do not have any motive or suspect descriptions. The incident is under investigation.
Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call Sgt. Jack Cates at 560-4440, ext. 262, or CrimeStoppers at 683-1200.