EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSHuntington Police Identify Stabbing Victim
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Reported by: Katelyn Sykes
Web Producer: Katelyn Sykes
Reported: Aug. 1, 2013 5:16 AM EDT
Updated: Aug. 1, 2013 6:24 PM EDT
Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia
The Huntington Police Department identified Thursday morning's stabbing victim as Cameron Blake, 28, of Huntington.
Huntington police responded to a reported stabbing about 3 a.m. in the 800 block of Ninth Street, according to a news release from the department. When officers arrived at the scene, Blake was found with a small puncture wound to his chest. He was taken to a local hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.
Police said Blake became involved in some sort of domestic dispute with a family member when the fight turned physical, and Blake ended up getting stabbed. Police said both parties appeared to be drinking.
The suspect was at the scene when police got there. The victim or suspect didn't wish to pursue charges, but the case will be forwarded to the prosecutor's office for review.
The Huntington Police Department was investigating an early morning stabbing,
It happened about 3 a.m. Thursday on the 800 block of Ninth Street.
Dispatchers said one person was taken to the hospital. No word on the extent of their injuries.
No arrests have been made. It remains under investigation.
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