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Memorial held for stabbing victim

Dozens of people gathered outside a Lexington restaurant tonight to remember a man stabbed to death there.

Police say 24-year-old Gustavo Martinez was involved in a fight before he and another man were stabbed near Amigo's Restaurant on Village Drive, Sunday. The other victim survived.

Tonight, many paid tribute to Martinez through song and prayer. About 30 or 40 members of the community were at the memorial.

Police say the other man who stabbed was taken to UK hospital in stable condition. No arrests have been made. Police say witnesses saw the suspects drive away in a black Ford F-150.


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