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The Journal Gazette

Monday, January 01, 2018 12:26 pm

1 dead in Huntington stabbing

The Journal Gazette

A 29-year-old man was stabbed to death this morning in Huntington, and a suspect in the case has been detained by police, Huntington police and the Huntington County coroner's office said today.

They said Huntington police, the county coroner, the county sheriff's department and Indiana State Police are investigating the stabbing, which occurred shortly after 5 a.m. in a residence in the 1400 block of Canfield Street in Huntington.

The victim was found unconscious and bleeding from stab wounds, the statement said. He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The victim's name is being withheld until family members have been notified, the statement said.

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