Overnight stabbing death in Hobbs - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

9/18/10

Overnight stabbing death in Hobbs

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Police in Hobbs are investigating the stabbing death of a 24-year-old man late Friday night.  Police say it happened in the 600 block of West Sanger just after 11 p.m.  The victim died at the hospital.  Police say they are working to contact out of town relatives before releasing the victim's name.  Meanwhile, police on Saturday evening announced an arrest in the case.  Melvin Roberson, jr., 45, is behind bars on 10-thousand dollars bond.  he faces voluntary manslaughter charges.

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