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Sulphur Springs murder victim identified

By Bob Hallmark - bio | email

LONGVIEW,TX (KLTV)- A man was fatally stabbed in Hopkins County, and now his accused killer is behind bars.

Sulphur Springs police say the stabbing happened Sunday in the 400 block of Lamar Street near an area known as Pacific Park.

According to authorities, the victim was 31-year-old David Harrison Cooper of Sulphur Springs. Police arrested Roy Dean Duffy and charged him with murder.

Duffy is being held in the Hopkins County Jail. His bond has been set at $1 million.

A motive in the stabbing has not been released at this time. Law enforcement agencies are continuing their investigation.

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