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Mayfield man dies after being stabbed outside home; suspect arrested

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MAYFIELD, Ky -

UPDATE: Mayfield Police Chief Bryan Morrison confirms that 70-year-old Raymond Burnett has died due to multiple stab wounds.

Christopher Dickson has been charged with murder in connection with Burnett's death. The cause of the stabbing is still under investigation. Morrison says as of Wednesday morning, it's believed the two men did not know each other.

The incident started at 411 Anderson Street in Mayfield, outside of Burnett's home, and ended at 416 Anderson Street.

Dickson was arrested for assault and domestic violence in August.

An autopsy will be performed on Burnett Wednesday morning in Nashville, Tenn.


PREVIOUS STORY: A Mayfield man was stabbed multiple times outside his home Tuesday evening.

Mayfield Police have arrested a suspect.

Police Chief Bryan Morrison says the victim, who is in his late 60's - early 70's, was taken to a local hospital and then life-flighted out of the area for additional treatment.

The stabbing took place outside the victim's home on Anderson Avenue between 7:00 and 7:30 p.m.

Investigators are still on the scene piecing together evidence and determine what sparked the encounter.

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