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Wednesday, January 11, 2012

LR's 4th homicide of 2012: Motel stabbing

Posted By on Wed, Jan 11, 2012 at 9:42 AM

Fox 16 has a report on the city's fourth homicide of the year — a fatal stabbing at a motel in what's been described as a "domestic incident." The victim was identified as George D. Johnson, 48, who listed a room in the motel as his address.

The stabbing was about 11:30 p.m. last night at a residence motel at 600 Hardin Road, just off Financial Center Parkway. Police said Steve Witzke, 34, another motel resident, was arrested on a first-degree murder charge. Police said Witzke called the police and told them he'd stabbed Johnson.

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