Man fatally stabbed in north St. Louis -

Man fatally stabbed in north St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. ( -

A 59-year-old man was fatally stabbed in north St. Louis late Monday night.

Officers responded to the 4200 block of North Newstead, just north of Natural Bridge, around 9:15 p.m. Monday and found an unconscious man on the front lawn of the residence.

The victim had stab wounds to the upper chest, police said. After he was taken to the hospital, the man was pronounced deceased.

No information about the events leading up to the stabbing was released, but police did recover a knife from the scene.

The victim’s identity is withheld pending the notification of his next of kin.

Police did not release any information regarding any suspects in the case.

The investigation is ongoing.

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