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Man, 21, killed, 2 arrested in Ajax stabbing

Last Updated Jun 4, 2020 at 6:38 pm EDT

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A 21-year-old man has died after an altercation led to a stabbing in Ajax Thursday.

Durham police say they were called to a home on Tam Drive near Chambers Drive and Salem Road around 1:20 p.m. after reports of an altercation with several people.

The victim was taken to hospital in serious condition where he died of his injuries.

Two male suspects at the scene were taken into custody. Police say they believe this is an isolated incident and there is no threat to public safety.

There has been no further information released regarding the suspects or the victim.

The homicide unit has taken over the investigation. This is Durham Region’s first homicide of 2020.