1 dead, 2 wounded in West Phoenix stabbing

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by Alice Kleinpeter

azfamily.com

Posted on January 11, 2013 at 9:31 AM

Updated Tuesday, Jan 15 at 11:04 AM

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PHOENIX – One person was killed and two people are being treated at local hospitals after an incident that occurred overnight at a home near 51st Avenue and McDowell Road.

Investigators are still gathering information and at this point, it is unclear who is a victim and who is a suspect in the case.

Police received a call from the home near 51st Avenue and McDowell Road sometime during the night. The caller claimed he was being attacked. When police arrived at the home they found multiple victims with cut wounds.

Two of the victims were transported to local hospitals. One of them reportedly suffered injuries that were not life-threatening. Neither person's condition was immediately available.

Investigators are still trying to determine what set off the scuffle that preceded the stabbing.

It addition to trying to determine who owns the house where all of this happened and how those involved are connected, detectives also are trying to find out who owned a car that was parked out front at the time of the stabbing.

 

 

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