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Man stabbed in Noranda
Police at the scene of the stabbing. Picture: Lee Griffith/The West Australian

Update, 3.25pm: Police are questioning a 24-year-old man over the stabbing death of an 18-year-old man in Noranda this morning.

Detective Sergeant Cameron Blaine from Mirrabooka police said the victim suffered a single stab wound to the chest following an altercation at a home on Widgee Road just before 11am.

The 24-year-old, who was known to the victim, was arrested a short time later at a home in Bedford.

The 18-year-old was taken to Royal Perth hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Forensics officers remain at the scene.

No charges have been laid. The victim's family has been notified.

The West Australian

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