Person in custody after woman's stabbing death near Eastern Mark

Person in custody after woman's stabbing death near Eastern Market

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DETROIT (WJBK) - DETROIT (WJBK) -- Police in Detroit are investigating a fatal stabbing near Eastern Market.

Police say the body of a woman was discovered with more than 40 stab wounds in a vacant building on Orleans Street.

Those who have businesses at Eastern Market, which is about two blocks away, tell FOX 2's Ron Savage they knew the woman. They say she lived in the vacant building with her boyfriend, which is where she was found murdered.

Authorities say they have a person in custody now in connection with the murder. They would not confirm if the suspect knew the victim.

Police know the victim's name but are withholding her identify until family is notified.
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