Midland police arrested Juan Carlos Lucatero, 26, in the fatal stabbing of Paul Cytulik Sr., 66 at the Summerhill Apartments.
Police and Fire Departments responded to reports of a stabbing at 7:57 p.m. Tuesday in the 3000 block of Midland Drive.
Upon arrival, Police found Cytulik with multiple stab wounds to his torso near the apartment's pool.
Cytulik was taken to the hospital, but later died from his injuries.
Lucatero fled the scene on foot after the stabbing. A bicycle left near the scene led police to his residence in the 4400 block of Andrews Highway. Authorities conducted a search and found bloody clothing and a weapon matching descriptions given by witnesses.
The investigation is on going and next of kin has been notified.