Police investigate stabbing death of Iowa college student

March 2, 2018

OSKALOOSA, Iowa (AP) — Police in southeastern Iowa are investigating the stabbing death of a college basketball player.

Des Moines television station KCCI reports that William Penn University student Marquis Todd died late Thursday.

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation says Oskaloosa police were called to a home there for reports of a fight. Officers found Todd at a nearby Jiffy Mart with stab wounds. He later died at a local hospital.

Oskaloosa police officials said they believe there was as minor vehicle accident that happened about a half-hour earlier that resulted in the stabbing.

There had been no arrests reported by Friday evening in the case.


Information from: KCCI-TV, http://www.kcci.com

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