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Durham man stabbed in chest

Posted April 1, 2009 8:02 a.m. EDT
Updated April 1, 2009 4:30 p.m. EDT

— Durham police were investigating a stabbing Tuesday night that left a man in critical condition.

Officers went to Durham Regional Hospital at 8:49 p.m. Tuesday after family members dropped off a man there. The man, whose name was not released, had been stabbed in the chest, police said.

He was transferred to Duke University Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition, authorities said.

Investigators said they do not have any more details about the stabbing.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call Corporal E. Mitchell at 919-560-4450 ext. 251 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.