Police: Man dies after stabbing in west Phoenix

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A man has died after he was stabbed during an argument Sunday night in west Phoenix. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff Dept.) A man has died after he was stabbed during an argument Sunday night in west Phoenix. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff Dept.)
Mug shot of 39-year-old Lonnie Kampe. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff Dept.) Mug shot of 39-year-old Lonnie Kampe. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff Dept.)
The stabbing occurred around 6:45 p.m. near Dunlap and 39th avenues. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The stabbing occurred around 6:45 p.m. near Dunlap and 39th avenues. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A man has died after he was stabbed during an argument Sunday night in west Phoenix, police said.

The stabbing occurred around 6:45 p.m. near Dunlap and 39th avenues.

[PDF: Original police report on Lonnie Kampe]

Phoenix police Sgt. Vincent Lewis said 39-year-old Lonnie Kampe began arguing with members of 34-year-old James Edwards' family. Edwards approached Kampe and attempted to intervene before Kampe stabbed him in the chest.

Edwards was taken to a local hospital in extremely critical condition and died shortly after arriving, Lewis said.

[RAW VIDEO: Lonnie Kampe's initial court appearance]

Kame was arrested and charged with second-degree murder. His bond was set at $250,000.

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