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Arrest in fatal stabbing of District man

A D.C. man has been charged with the slaying of 24-year-old Marcellus T. Bailey of Northwest, who was fatally stabbed last month.

Davon Holmes, 28, also of Northwest D.C., was arrested Friday.

The attack occurred Aug. 3, in the 5300 block of 8th Street NW, at about 2:45 a.m.

Bailey, who was stabbed at least once, according to police, was transported to Washington Hospital Center, where he died.

Holmes is charged with second-degree murder while armed.


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