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One man dead in South Tucson stabbing

One man dead in South Tucson stabbing

By Ina Ronquillo. CREATED May 9, 2013 - UPDATED: May 9, 2013

SOUTH TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Police in South Tucson are investigating a homicide that has left one man dead.

Lt. Jeff Inorio tells KGUN9 that officers responded to the 400 block of East 30th Street around 5:35 a.m. after receiving a 9-1-1 call from someone inside the home reporting a stabbing.

There was an altercation between two men.  One suspect stabbed a victim multiple times and ran from the scene, said Inorio.

The victim was stabbed multiple times.  Inorio also tells us the victim was declared deceased at the scene.

The suspect in this stabbing is described as a Hispanic male possibly in his 30's, 6'02', 190 lbs, with a close/faded type haircut. He had a scar and deformity on his head. The suspect also has a thin mustache.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact 9-1-1 or 88-CRIME.

Ina Ronquillo

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Ina is a Southern Arizona native. She graduated from Nogales High School and then received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Arizona with a double major in Media Arts and Communication.