Man, 23, fatally stabbed in southwest Fort Worth, cousin in custody

06/13/2014 10:41 PM

06/13/2014 10:42 PM

A 23-year-old man was fatally stabbed Friday afternoon in southwest Fort Worth, and a cousin was taken into police custody, police said.

The stabbing was reported at 4:12 p.m. in the 4900 block of Cedar Hill Road, police records show.

The man was being treated by first responders when police officers arrived, while his cousin, 26, sat nearby on a curb, said officer Sharron Neal, a police spokeswoman.

The man, who was stabbed in the upper torso, was pronounced dead later at a Fort Worth hospital.

The cousin was being questioned by homicide detectives Friday evening, she said

“This case is being treated as a domestic-violence-related homicide,” Neal said.

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