Overnight, Rockford police were busy investigating the sixth murder this year.
Just after 2:30 a.m., 22-year-old Alvin Thomas Junior from Tennessee was stabbed. Rockford police say a fight took place outside of a house in the 600 block of Cunningham Street.
A few doors back there was a private party at the Lush Heads Club and police say that is where the altercation began. Thomas was taken to Rockford Memorial Hospital where he later died.
Anyone with any information is asked to call the Rockford Police Department.