SEATTLE, Wash — Seattle police are investigating a deadly stabbing that occurred just blocks from the University of Washington campus.

Police responded shortly after 7:00 p.m. to the intersection of NE 43rd Street and University Way NE, near the UW bookstore and UW School of Law, for reports of a stabbing.

Police say they found a 20-year-old man dead in an alley west of the 4200 block of University Way NE. 

Police said they were still searching for suspects, but no descriptions were available.

A UW campus alert went out at 7:51 p.m. advising students to avoid the area while police investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Seattle Police Violent Crimes tip line at (206) 233-5000.

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This is a developing story and will be updated when more information becomes available.