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Delaware State Police Investigate Double Homicide in Smyrna

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Two women are dead after this stabbing in Smyrna Two women are dead after this stabbing in Smyrna

SMYRNA, Del. - The Delaware State Police Homicide Unit is currently conducting an investigation into the death of two people with a male subject in custody east of Smyrna.

Troopers were called to a home located at 334 Hawkey Branch Road just before 7:45a.m. on Sunday for a report of a man stabbing a female outside the home. Troopers responded to the scene and located an adult female victim dead in the driveway.  Another adult female victim was found inside a detached garage on the property also dead.  The suspect initially fled the scene but was taken into custody shortly after.

The investigation into this incident by the Delaware State Police Homicide unit is in the very early stages and is on-going.

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