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Appleton Police Investigating Homicide

Post Date:05/27/2016 10:44 AM

The Appleton Police Department is in the preliminary stages of a homicide investigation. 

On May 27, 2016, at 3:41 AM, Appleton Police Department officers responded to a medical emergency occurring inside a residence in the 900 block of N. Durkee Street.

A 35 year-old male was located inside the residence. His injuries were consistent with being stabbed.  He was transported from the residence to a local hospital. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.  An autopsy will be completed this morning in Fond du Lac.

An adult female, married to the victim, has accompanied officers to the Appleton Police Department.  She is being interviewed in connection with the death.

The Appleton Police Department is confident of this being an isolated incident.  There is no threat to the general public.

For additional information please contact Sgt. Lund at (920) 832-5509.

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