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Renton Police: Man arrested for fatally stabbing 11-year-old brother

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RENTON, Wash. – Renton Police say a 22-year-old man is in custody after he fatally stabbed his 11-year-old brother Saturday afternoon.

Police responded to the stabbing  near Monroe Ave NE and NE 8th Place just after 12 p.m. Saturday. When police arrived, they found the 11-year-old laying on the sidewalk. 

According to police, the incident began at a nearby home where the man made threats to the younger brother. He then chased him down the street and attacked him.

Police say the boy was transported to Harborview Medical Center but he died of his injuries. 

The suspect is being booked into King County Jail for investiation of homicide. 

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