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Wilson Man Killed in Stabbing Attack

Posted June 27, 2007 8:40 a.m. EDT
Updated June 27, 2007 9:35 a.m. EDT

— A Wilson man has died after being stabbed late Tuesday afternoon.

Officers responded to a call reporting a possible stabbing in the 21000 block of Stantonsburg Road. They found the victim, Calisto Garcia-Jiminez, 34, in a Queen Street residence.

Garcia-Jiminez later died from stab wounds at the Wilson Medical Center, officials said.

Patrol officers in the area of the original call apprehended Anthony Lee Geer, 39, of 2006 Worth Drive. Geer is charged with first-degree homicide and is being held without bond in the Wilson County Jail.

The investigation into the incident is still ongoing, officers said.

Police asked anyone with information about this incident to call the Wilson Police Department at 252-399-2323 or the Wilson Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255.

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