Deputies: Man dead after stabbing

04/26/2014 8:10 AM

04/26/2014 8:11 AM

A man is dead after being stabled multiple times in the upper body around 9:30 p.m. on Friday after a verbal fight turned physical, according to Richland Count Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies responded to an aggravated assault call at 113 South Parker Street said Sgt. Curtis Wilson, spokesman for the department.

The victim was transported to Palmetto Health Richland where he was pronounced dead, Wilson said.

A suspect is in custody and deputies are questioning witnesses, Wilson said.

More information will be updated as it becomes available.

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