Man found stabbed to death in Chester County home

- A man has been arrested after police say he stabbed a man to death in Chester County on Friday. 

Chester County deputies responded to a call little after midnight at 526 Ballpark Drive where they found 33-year-old Michael Russell Jackson Jr. dead from stab wounds. 

The suspect, 55-year-old Michael Scott Roberts, was at the scene with deputies arrived. He was arrested and charged with murder. 

Authorities say Jackson was stabbed multiple times. They are still investigating the motive behind the stabbing. 

This marks the county's first homicide of the year and the first since 2015. 

Deputy Sprouse with the Chester County Sheriff's Department attributes this long span of no crime to excellent officers and a good community. 

 

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