SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Police are investigating the stabbing death of a man in South Sacramento.

At approximately 1:06 p.m. Wednesday, police got word of a stabbing at a residence in the 7400 block of 29th Street. When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man who had been stabbed at least once, according to a Sacramento Police Department statement.

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The man was taken to the hospital where he later died.

At the scene, officers detained a suspect, who detectives say, knew the victim. The motive behind the stabbing is unclear, but investigators say there were no other suspects in the case.

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Police then canvassed the area for witnesses and evidence.

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office will release the identity of the victim after next of kin have been notified.

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Police encourage anyone with information about the stabbing to contact the dispatch center at (916) 808-5471 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP (4357).