Halifax Regional Police have charged 31-year-old Adam Drake with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of celebrated battle rapper Pat Stay.
Drake was arrested in Tantallon, N.S., Saturday. He is scheduled to appear in a Halifax court on Monday to face the charge.
He was taken to hospital where he died.
Stay is survived by his partner and two children. His funeral takes place in Dartmouth, N.S., on Sunday at 2 p.m.
Police are asking anyone with information about the stabbing to call them at 902-490-5020.
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