1 dead, another critically injured in double-stabbing

One person has died and another is in extremely critical condition following a double stabbing in Phoenix early Wednesday morning.

- One man has died and another is in extremely critical condition following a double-stabbing in Phoenix early Wednesday morning.

Phoenix police say two men were stabbed during an altercation involving multiple people in an empty lot just north of a light rail platform near 19th Avenue and Camelback Road just before 2 a.m.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man dead in the empty lot and a 22-year-old man at the light rail platform, who was critically injured as a result of the stabbing.

After interviewing several witnesses, investigators found an investigative lead in the case a few blocks away from the scene. This person has been taken into police custody for questioning.

The light rail has reopened at 19th Avenue and Camelback.

If you have any information on the stabbing, please call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.

This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 10 News for updates.


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