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Memphis police identify stabbing victim

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Early Saturday morning, Memphis Police responded to St. Francis Hospital at 5959 Park Avenue regarding a call about a wounded male. (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5) Early Saturday morning, Memphis Police responded to St. Francis Hospital at 5959 Park Avenue regarding a call about a wounded male. (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5)
MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC) - Early Saturday morning, Memphis police responded to St. Francis Hospital at 5959 Park Avenue regarding a call about a wounded man.

When officers arrived, they found 21-year-old Al Johnson stabbed to death.

A preliminary investigation revealed that Johnson got into an argument with another male, which escalated into a physical altercation, at 5715 Palo Verde Drive.

The suspect, who has not been taken into custody at this time, then grabbed a knife and stabbed the victim.

This is an ongoing investigation and homicide investigators are asking anyone with information to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH (2274), or contact the Homicide Bureau at 901-636-3300.

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