Seattle police investigate fatal stabbing in North Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police homicide detectives are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man in North Seattle. The Seattle Fire Department responded to a call at Aurora Avenue North and North 117th Place just after 6 p.m. Sunday. A 59-year-old man died at the scene from stab wounds. Mark Jamieson, a police spokesman, said the stabbing suspect fled before officers arrived. Homicide detectives and crime-scene investigators responded to the scene. Jamieson said the stabbing occurred at the north entrance to the Home Depot parking lot off of Aurora, across from a small smoke shop.