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Man in custody after fatal Maple Ridge stabbing

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Homicide investigators are in Maple Ridge after what is believed to be a fatal stabbing.

RCMP responded to a call of a family dispute at a home in the 22800-block of Nelson Court at around 11 p.m. Wednesday.

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RCMP said a man in his mid-20s was pronounced dead at the scene and a woman was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

Police arrested a man in his early 20s, who remains in custody.

The area has been cordoned off as police investigate.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has taken over the file, RCMP said.

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