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Arrest made in Raleigh stabbing death

Posted August 24, 2008 1:21 p.m. EDT
Updated August 24, 2008 5:36 p.m. EDT

— A suspect turned himself in to authorities Sunday after a deadly stabbing in southeast Raleigh.

Emergency officials received a call about a stabbing at 1500 Oxleymare Drive around 5 a.m. Sunday, police said.

Upon arrival, the officers found stabbing victim Christopher Rivera Jimenez. The 18 year old was transported to WakeMed, where he later died.

Later in the morning, the suspect in the case turned himself in to Johnston County authorities, who then transported Mack Jossie Mojica to Raleigh police.

An arrest warrant was obtained charging Mojica, 18, of Willow Springs with murder, police said.

The suspect and the victim knew each another, police said.