Suspect arrested in early morning stabbing death in Petersburg

PETERSBURG, VA (NBC12) Petersburg Police have arrested a suspect in the stabbing death of a Petersburg man early this morning.

Units responded to a domestic dispute call at the Sunset Trailer park around 1:50 a.m. today. Officers found Petersburg resident Charles Avent stabbed to death.

Timothy Blowe, 41, was arrested at the scene on first degree murder charges.

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