Man killed in Aurora stabbing; suspect in custody

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AURORA, Colo. -- A man has died after a stabbing on Sunday night, the Aurora Police Department said.

The stabbing happened about 5:20 p.m. near the intersection of East Ellsworth Avenue and South Sable Boulevard, police said.

The victim was taken to a hospital where he later died, police said. The man has not been identified.

Officers located an adult female and adult male with stab wounds in the area. Both were transported to a hospital and are in stable condition, police said.

The suspect, an adult male, is in custody and knew the victims, police said. There is not threat to the public, police said.

Police closed South Sable Boulevard in both directions between East Ellsworth Avenue and East 2nd Avenue for the investigation. The road reopened at 8:15 p.m.

The case remains under investigation.


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