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Woman fatally stabs man during domestic incident on city's west side, police say

Posted: 10:12 AM, Jan 14, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-14 15:12:09Z
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CLEVELAND — A 25-year-old woman was arrested late Sunday evening as a suspect in a stabbing that killed a 33-year-old man, police say.

Cleveland police responded around 10:40 p.m. to the 2080 block of West 89th Street for a male who was stabbed.

A 33-year-old man was located in the upstairs hallway with a stab wound to his neck, police said.

EMS responded and transported the victim to MetroHealth Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Officers later learned that the stabbing was a result of a domestic incident between the 33-year-old man and the 25-year-old woman.

The woman was arrested, but her name is being withheld pending charges.

The homicide unit is investigating.