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Man found stabbed on front lawn of North Carolina home

Posted September 3

— Authorities say a man has died after being found stabbed in the front yard of a mobile home in North Carolina.

Spring Lake Police told media outlets that paramedics briefly revived 39-year-old Derrick Ervin after he was found unconscious around 4:30 p.m. Saturday, but he died a few hours later at the hospital.

Authorities say 30-year-old Jacolby Floyd was arrested shortly after the stabbing and was charged with murder. Detectives did not give a reason for the stabbing.

It wasn't known if Floyd had a lawyer.

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