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One dead, five suspects in jail after stabbing at Hub City apartment complex

5 men are jail in Hattiesburg tonight, charged with accessory to murder following the death of another man at a Hub City apartment complex.  It happened at the James Street Apartments around 2 a.m.  Authorities say 25-year-old Jessie Fermine Diaz was apparently stabbed to death.  

Forrest County Coroner Butch Benedict says Diaz was pronounced dead at 2:30 a.m. at Forrest General Hospital.  Hattiesburg Police have the following suspects in custody in connection with Diaz' death.  They are identified as 29-year-old Cajan Santos, 25-year-old Xolo Fabio, 19-year-old Xulo Santos, 33-year-old Roman Xulo and 22-year-old Luis Xulo.  

Diaz had just been released from jail in Oklahoma.  According to the Oklahoma Department of Corrections website, Diaz was released on August 15th after serving a 7-month prison term for drug possession.  

An autopsy has been scheduled for Monday in Jackson.

  

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