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Arrest Made in Early Morning Stabbing Death in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – An arrest has been made in connection with a deadly overnight stabbing in Odessa.

The incident happened at the Woodview Apartments just after midnight on Monday morning.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found 26-year-old Cyrus Perkins IV. Perkins was taken to Medical Center Hospital and was later pronounced dead by medical officials.

Odessa Police say an investigation revealed that 45-year-old Jeffrey Spruill stabbed Perkins during a domestic argument.

Spruill was arrested on murder (family violence) charges and is behind bars at the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.

The investigation into the stabbing continues.

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