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Officers patroled the area where a man was fatally stabbed on Saturday afternoon. (Echo Press photo by Crystal Dey)

Fatal stabbing in Alexandria Saturday

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By Crystal Dey / Alexandria Echo Press

One man is dead after a stabbing attack in Alexandria on Saturday afternoon.

Around 1 p.m. Alexandria police and Douglas County Sheriff deputies responded to a 911 call that a man had been stabbed in the chest at 1705 6th Avenue East, Lincoln Estates. The county medical examiner was called to the scene by 1:20 p.m. to confirm Phillip Alstadt’s death.


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