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Brunswick authorities investigate fatal stabbing in Leland

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The fatal stabbing happened at a home on Goodman Road in Leland Monday morning. (Source: WECT) The fatal stabbing happened at a home on Goodman Road in Leland Monday morning. (Source: WECT)
LELAND, NC (WECT) -

Brunswick County authorities are investigating a fatal stabbing that happened in Leland Monday morning.

Officials said the stabbing happened at a home on Goodman Road and have confirmed that the victim was 24-year-old Johnathan Quincy Allen.

According to a 911 call, a woman said she stabbed her boyfriend in the chest because he was assaulting her and "bashing her head into the wall."

Police are still investigating and say no one is in custody at this time, but there is no threat to the community.

Stay with WECT as we gather more details on this developing story.

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