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Man charged with murder after fatal stabbing in Long View

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LONG VIEW, NC (WBTV) -

A man has been arrested after police say he fatally stabbed another man in Long View on Sunday night.

According to police, 53-year-old Johnny Lee Roland was arrested on Monday and charged with murder.

According to police, officers were called to the 400-block of 20th Street SW in Hickory around 6:54 p.m. Sunday night to the report of a stabbing.

Investigators say 53-year-old Johnny Edward McGill was rushed Hickory airport and then airlifted to Carolinas Medical Center-Lincolnton.

He was later pronounced dead.

Deputies have requested help from the State Bureau of Investigations in the case.

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