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Man arrested in connection with deadly stabbing in Norfolk neighborhood

NORFOLK, Va. - The Norfolk Police Department arrested 57-year-old James H. Jones Tuesday in connection with a death investigation in the 6400 block of Faraday Court.

Police responded to a home in the area for a report of a stabbing around 3 p.m. They arrived to find a 28-year-old man inside the home suffering from a stab wound.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity will be released once his family has been notified.

The incident is being investigated as a homicide.

Neighbors told News 3's Samantha German this isn't the first time there's been a heavy police presence on their street.

"It's tragic that someone had to lose their life if they're dead. I'm sorry for the family and their friends. It's just a tragic thing to happen all the time on our street," said neighbor Lavarnia Johnson.

Jones has been charged with second-degree murder and is currently being held in the Norfolk City Jail without bond.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or submit a tip here.

Stay with News 3 for updates.