More Details Released in La Crosse Stabbing Death


 More details have been released surrounding a fatal stabbing in La Crosse.

Police say 42-year-old Virgil Stewart, of La Crosse, died in the stabbing incident.

They say they received a call around 2 a.m. Wednesday that Stewart had been stabbed in the 600 block of South 7th Street and was being taken to the hospital where he died.

Police say an initial investigation shows two people were trying to leave a home at South 7th Street in a taxi and Stewart got into an argument and physical fight with them in the taxi.

He was stabbed during the fight. No arrests have been made yet, and investigators say Stewart and another person involved were intoxicated.

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