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Man charged with murder in stabbing

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Eugene Taylor (Source: LMDC) Eugene Taylor (Source: LMDC)
Wallace Harraway (Source: LMDC) Wallace Harraway (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – An arrest has been made in the stabbing death of a man who had just been released from jail.

According to Louisville Metro police, Wallace Harraway, 40, was stabbed in the chest around 10:30 p.m. on June 15 near Broadway and Clay Street.

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Police said Harraway got into a fight with Eugene Taylor, then Taylor pulled out a knife and stabbed Harrway before taking off with the weapon.

Harraway died while undergoing surgery for his injuries at University of Louisville Hospital.

The Louisville Metro Department of Corrections said Harraway was serving time for marijuana charges and was released 10 days before his death.

Taylor is charged with murder and tampering with evidence.

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