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Michael McPherson (Courtesy: Stockton Police Department)

Michael McPherson (Courtesy: Stockton Police Department)

STOCKTON — The Stockton Police Department is investigating the city’s first homicide of 2017.

Police say a man was found with a stab wound near Hunter and Sonora streets on Thursday afternoon.

The man’s identity is not yet available.

Police announced Friday morning that 30-year-old Michael McPherson was arrested in connection to the stabbing. McPherson is also suspected in two other, non-fatal stabbings at the Madison Market and a Wells Fargo Bank branch in Downtown Stockton.

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