Police investigating fatal stabbing in New Bedford

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NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — Police in New Bedford have launched a homicide investigation after a man was found with fatal stab wounds Wednesday morning.

Police said they responded at about 6:30 a.m. to a report of a possible drug overdose in the area of Tallman Street. Upon arrival, they discovered the man was suffering from multiple stab wounds.

The man, identified as Angel Camacho, 47, of New Bedford, was taken to Saint Luke’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police said they don’t have any suspects in custody at this time.