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Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Northeast Charlotte

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating a fatal stabbing last night in northeast Charlotte. According to CMPD, a woman was found on the side of the road at Denbur Drive and Bending Branch Road, off Albemarle Road at around 9:30 p.m.

Police say Audeja Sutton, 19, had multiple stab wounds, and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police have arrested Tylek Hamilton, 20, and charged him with first-degree murder. Hamilton is currently in custody at the Mecklenburg County jail.

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