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Woman, 70, fatally stabbed in Avalon Park

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A 70-year-old woman was fatally stabbed Monday morning in her South Side Avalon Park neighborhood home during a domestic dispute.

The stabbing occurred at 10:15 a.m. in the 1100 block of East 81st Street, police News Affairs Officer Daniel Sullivan said.

Virginia Spaulding, 70, was found dead at the scene, where she also lived, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

Police had no additional details about the circumstances of the stabbing Monday evening, and could not say if anyone was in custody.

Area South detectives are investigating.

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