The facts took place on Saturday in Tangier. A 32-year-old man was killed after receiving a fatal stab wound to the heart.
According to local sources, the victim tried to end a dispute between two people in the Beni Makada neighbourhood before being beaten to death.
He was taken to the emergency room of Mohammed V Hospital in Tangier and eventually died of his injuries, it is said.
In addition, the police services visited the crime scene and opened an investigation to determine the ins and outs of the case.