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Man dead after Peoria stabbing incident

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PEORIA, Ill. (WEEK) -- -

A man is dead and a woman injured after an Easter Sunday stabbing incident in South Peoria.

The Peoria Police Department responded to the 1800 block of W. Lincoln just before 4:15 p.m. on a report of a man bleeding from the neck. The man sustained life-threatening injuries due to a stabbing and later died at a local hospital, police said.

A woman was also taken to the hospital for injuries sustained in the incident. Her condition is unknown. The man's name is not known.

The incident is under investigation. This is Peoria's third homicide of 2018.

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