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Stabbing of Homeless Man in RI Investigated as Homicide

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    Stabbing of Homeless Man in RI Investigated as Homicide
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    Authorities investigate after a body was found on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in New Bedford, Rhode Island.

    Authorities in New Bedford have opened a homicide investigation into the stabbing death of a homeless man.

    The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says the victim, identified only as a 41-year-old man, was found Thursday evening by two other homeless men who alerted police.

    Investigators say the man was living in a heavily wooded homeless encampment. The state medical examiner is conducting an autopsy.

    Further details were not immediately available Friday.

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