Smith County Sheriff's Department On Scene Of Stabbing Death

KLTV 7 News has now confirmed that a reported stabbing victim is dead tonight.

The Smith County Sherriff's Department responded to a domestic dispute call from Janan Drive near Lake Tyler East in the Quiet Bay subdivision around 3:45 pm today. When police arrived on the scene, they found a man dead from stab wounds.

A woman and small child at the scene were transported to the hospital. Detectives are reportedly questioning the woman, who was said to be severely beaten, at the hospital tonight about the incident.

There were no reported witnesses, and no neighbors heard any disturbances today.

The name of the victim has not yet been released to the public.

KLTV 7 News has a crew on the scene. Stay tuned to KLTV 7 News and KLTV.com for more details as they become available.

Cathryn Khalil, reporting. ckhalil@kltv.com.