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Marine Dead In Barracks Row Stabbing

One Marine is dead and another Marine is in police custody after a stabbing incident in southeast D.C. early Saturday morning, reports NBC Washington.

According to police, a man was found with multiple stabs wounds in the 700 block of 8th Street SE, around 2:30 a.m. He was taken to a local hospital and was later pronounced dead. The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Philip Bushong of Camp Lejeune, N.C.

According to NBC Washington, police have identified the suspect as 20-year-old Michael Joseph Poth of southeast D.C.

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