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Girlfriend arrested after deadly Columbus stabbing

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Priscilla Harris was booked into the Muscogee County jail early Monday following a deadly stabbing in Columbus. Priscilla Harris was booked into the Muscogee County jail early Monday following a deadly stabbing in Columbus.
The girlfriend of a man who died overnight following a deadly stabbing has been arrested, the Muscogee County Coroner tells WRBL News 3.

Anthony Tirrell Murray, 30, succumbed to his injuries at Midtown Medical Center after the stabbing late Sunday night on Rice Street in Columbus, Coroner Buddy Bryan says. Murray sustained multiple bite marks and a single stab wound to the chest.

Priscilla Harris, 36, has been charged with murder and possession of a weapon during the commission of a crime, according to the Muscogee County Sheriff's Office Web site.

The investigation continues. Anyone with information is asked to call Columbus police homicide investigators at 706-653-3400.

This is Columbus' tenth homicide of the year.

**This is a developing story. Stay with WRBL.com and News 3 for updates.

James Brierton

James joined WRBL News 3 with experience from CNN, NBC News and his own hyper-local news site. He manages the WRBL News 3 Web desk. More>>

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