Suspected attacker killed in Apopka stabbing

Fatal stabbing reported on South Central Avenue

APOPKA, Fla. – Orange County deputies are investigating a fatal stabbing that happened Sunday in Apopka.

Deputies say authorities were called to the 1500 block of South Central Avenue in Apopka around 8:10 a.m. for a stabbing.

According to officials, three people arrived at a home on South Central Avenue and began attacking a person in the home.

"That person (who was attacked) stabbed one of the three people who came to the home," deputies said. "The person who was stabbed has since died."

The initial victim who was being battered and subsequently stabbed the person is being cooperative with OCSO investigators.

Deputies are not releasing information at this time about the identity of those involved, including their gender or race.

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