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Man charged for alleged stabbing of brother

The St. Joseph County Prosecutor's Office has charged a South Bend man with voluntary manslaughter in the stabbing of his brother on South Kentucky Street.

The Metro Homicide Unit says Egbert Smallwood is accused of stabbing and killing his brother, Douglas Smallwood, November 17. 

Police responded around 4:30 p.m. to the 400 block of Kentucky Street to a report of a fight.

Police found Douglas bleeding and unconscious.

He was later pronounced dead at the scene and MHU was called to handle the investigation.

Egbert was arrested and booked into the St. Joseph County Jail.

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