Fight ends in death for 1 in central Toledo

TOLEDO -- Police tell us one man is dead after being stabbed in the chest early Friday morning.

The incident started around 1:45 a.m. on Nebraska near Forest in central Toledo. We're told Jeffrey Townsend, 38, was an unwanted visitor at Gerald Webb's home. Webb asked Townsend to leave, and the latter refused.

Police say that's when Townsend stabbed Webb in the chest. Webb was taken to St. Vincent-Mercy Medical Center where he died.

Townsend was arrested nearby a short time later. He has been charged with murder.

NORTH TOLEDO -- Another stabbing took place overnight, sending three people to the hospital. It happened in the 2200 block of Lagrange near Yates in north Toledo.

Toledo Police tell us the incident happened during a domestic dispute.

We are told the injuries were superficial and that no arrests have been made.

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