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Man dies after being stabbed during robbery in Baltimore's Brooklyn neighborhood

Man dies after being stabbed during robbery in Baltimore's Brooklyn neighborhood

A 26-year-old man was killed Friday after being stabbed during a robbery in Baltimore’s Brooklyn neighborhood, police said.

Shortly after 6:30 p.m. Baltimore police arrived at the intersection of East Patapsco Avenue and 3rd Street to investigate a reported stabbing. They found a 26-year-old unidentified man “suffering from stab wounds to the torso,” police said in a statement.

A medic arrived at the intersection — which features a public library, a funeral home and the Brooklyn O’Malley Boys and Girls Club — and transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment.

Homicide detectives took control of the investigation when it was clear the man was suffering from...

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