Renton man killed in overnight stabbing

Renton man killed in overnight stabbing

Renton man killed in overnight stabbing

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Posted on July 20, 2013 at 10:01 AM

A 22-year old Renton man is dead following an overnight stabbing.

According to Renton Police detective Robert Onishi, Just before 1 a.m. the victim and his brothers confronted a 16-year old boy who had allegedly been trying to break into a car belonging to one of the brothers.

Detective Onishi said a fight ensued between the victim and the suspect  in the area of Southwest 5th Place and Edwards Street.  It was during that fight that the vctim was stabbed.

The victim died during surgery at Harborview Medical Center.

The 16-year old suspect and a friend of his were arrested at the scene and the apparent murder weapon was recovered.

 

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