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Friend charged in Laurel man's fatal stabbing

A 24-year-old Laurel man was stabbed to death in his home, allegedly by a friend.

Authorities say around 9:30 Tuesday night an unidentified man was found dead in his home on Sunflower Drive. 

Police will not release the victim's name yet, but authorities say he was stabbed twice in the throat. 

Police have arrested and charged Andre Jones with the murder. Jones found not far from the scene of the crime on Sunflower Drive. 

Authorities say the motive for the slaying is unknown.   
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