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December 2, 2013

1 dead after northern Indiana stabbing, 2 others injured

PERU, Ind. —  Police say a 19-year-old northern Indiana man has died following a stabbing and two other people have been injured .

Peru Police Chief Jonie Kennedy said 19-year-old Brayton Kelsor died Sunday morning at Dukes Memorial Hospital shortly after the stabbings.

The Peru Tribune reports police responding to a report of a stabbing after 2 a.m. found three people with injuries. A second, unidentified person was transported by helicopter to a Fort Wayne hospital. Police say a third person, 19-year-old Dominick Tyler of Bunker Hill, was treated for injuries and incarcerated in the Miami County Jail for underage drinking. It wasn't clear whether Tyler had an attorney.

Police said no one had been arrested for the stabbings Sunday.


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