Jackson County sheriff identifies stabbing victim

GRAIN VALLEY, MO (AP) - Jackson County authorities have identified the 19-year-old man stabbed to death in Grain Valley.

The Kansas City Star reports that the victim is Chason A. Pennington of LeeÂ's Summit. The stabbing occurred about 2 a.m. Saturday at a bonfire party in Grain Valley.

Police said a suspect has been arrested, but that further information was not available.

Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com

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