August 20, 2014 7:02 pm
Updated: August 20, 2014 7:03 pm

UPDATE: Charges of manslaughter approved in Surrey stabbing

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UPDATE: Twenty-two-year-old Dylan Robert Dempsey has been charged with manslaughter.

He has a criminal record dating back to 2007.

IHIT says they believe there are persons of interest who have information that have yet to come forward.

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The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) will be taking the lead in a murder case following a stabbing in Surrey early this morning.

Just before 5 a.m. Surrey Mounties were called to the 10600-block of 135A Street after reports of a man suffering from stab wounds.

The victim was taken to the hospital, where he later died of his injuries.

He has been identified as 63-year-old Donald Williams Deweyn.

The scene of the stabbing has been cordoned off as IHIT and the Surrey RCMP continue their investigation.

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact IHIT via their tip line at 1-877-551-4448.

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