MB man indicted in stabbing death of 58-year-old

Michael Anthony York (Source: Myrtle Beach Police)
Michael Anthony York (Source: Myrtle Beach Police)

Myrtle Beach, SC - MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - A Myrtle Beach man has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of killing a 58-year-old man  in September 2009.

Authorities say Michael Anthony York faces murder charges in the stabbing death of Perry Ledford, who was found dead in his Myrtle Beach apartment on Sept. 24, 2009. Myrtle Beach Police say a friend of Ledford found the man slumped over his desk inside of his apartment on 29th Avenue North and called 911.

York admitted to having an altercation with the victim and to stabbing him.

An autopsy was performed on Ledford, revealing his cause of death was attributed to multiple stab wounds.

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