Police investigate stabbing at Liberty Park

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MONDAY 7/19/21 6:30 p.m.

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – A stabbing that occurred at Liberty Park remains under investigation

According to the Salt Lake City Police Department, around 2:00 p.m. officers were dispatched to 600 and 900 South for reports of a stabbing.

Officers state that upon arrival it was discovered a man had stabbed another and left the victim in serious critical condition.

Police say the victim then died shortly after.

A suspect was detained at the scene but was released after speaking with police, according to the Salt Lake City Police Department.

Police say video evidence supports the man’s claims that he acted in self-defense. The case has now been turned over to the District Attorney for further review.

ABC4 will update as the story develops.

SUNDAY 7/4/21 2:00 p.m.

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Detectives are currently on scene of a stabbing in Salt Lake City, Sunday.

According to emergency dispatch, the stabbing involved two individuals.

It is unknown at this time the condition of the person stabbed, or the cause.

The incident remains under investigation.

ABC4 is on scene and will provide additional details once more develops.

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