Victim of deadly stabbing identified - News, Weather & Sports

Victim of deadly stabbing identified

Wallace Harraway (Source: LMDC) Wallace Harraway (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville man who recently was released from jail died in surgery Saturday night after he was stabbed.

Wallace Harraway, 40, suffered a single stab wound to the chest, according to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office. Harraway died at 11:35 p.m. Saturday while undergoing surgery for his injuries at University of Louisville Hospital.

Police said the stabbing happened just before 10:30 p.m. Saturday at Broadway and Clay Street.

There was no immediate word on what led to the stabbing or a possible suspect in the case.

A spokesperson for Metro Corrections said Harraway was released from jail on June 6 following his arrest on a bench warrant for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

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