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One dead in Newport stabbing

A fatal stabbing in Newport early Sunday morning is under investigation by the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

In an apparent domestic violence incident, a man suffered stab wounds that became fatal, according to authorities.

The incident took place around 6:30 a.m. June 3 in the 400 block of Sixth Avenue.

Sgt. Mike Benson said deputies are not currently looking for anyone else in the case.

Check back for more information as the investigation continues.

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