Police investigating stabbing, possible home invasion

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MESA -- Police are investigating the stabbing of a 49-year-old man in what might have been a home invasion.

It happened near Main Street and Country Club Drive.

According to Mesa police, a 25-year-old woman who had gone to the man's apartment to take him some food told investigators that she heard the whole thing.

Police said the witness told them that she was in the bathroom when she heard a commotion. She said she heard three men arguing with the victim, followed by what she believed was a physical confrontation.

According to investigators, the woman then heard somebody rummaging through the apartment.

When the noise stopped, she left the bathroom and discovered the victim lying in a pool of blood. He had been stabbed several times.

That's when the witness called the police.

The victim, whose name has not been released, was taken to Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn, and is expected to recover.

Police do not have any more information at this point. The investigation is ongoing.

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