Man, 65, stabbed to death - girlfriend arrested

December 14, 2008 11:59:16 AM PST
Police have made an arrest in a deadly stabbing that claimed the life of a 65 year old man in Southwest Philadelphia. It happened around 1:00 a.m. on the 1300 block of Paxon Street.

An argument between the victim and his girlfriend turned ugly when the girlfriend stabbed the man in the stomach.

He was taken to Mercy Hospital where he was pronounced dead shortly after arrival.

Police have taken the woman into custody at the scene but have not released additional information or the woman's name.

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