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Woman fatally stabbed in Port St. Lucie

Police say suspect killed her, then injured himself
A Port St. Lucie woman was fatally stabbed early Saturday and police say the suspect was hospitalized.
A Port St. Lucie woman was fatally stabbed early Saturday and police say the suspect was hospitalized.
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Posted at 10:36 AM, Feb 26, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-26 23:56:12-05

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — A Port St. Lucie woman was fatally stabbed early Saturday and police said the suspect was hospitalized.

Police were called to the 3600 block of Southwest Masilunas Street shortly after 3 a.m. Saturday.

Officers learned a 40-year-old man called an individual and left a "concerning" voice message.

A Port St. Lucie woman was fatally stabbed early Saturday and police say the suspect was hospitalized.

The individual went to check on that man and a woman.

When the individual arrived at the house, the person found the man and a 48-year-old woman with apparent knife wounds.

The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene. The 40-year-old man was hospitalized in stable condition.

A Port St. Lucie woman was fatally stabbed early Saturday and police say the suspect was hospitalized.

Detectives believe the suspect stabbed the woman to death with a knife and then suffered self-inflicted knife wounds.

Police said there is no threat to the community, that it was an isolated domestic incident and not a random act of violence. No other suspects were being sought.

Detectives have obtained an arrest warrant for the suspect on a charge of first-degree murder with a weapon. The suspect will be taken to jail when he is released from the hospital.

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