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Man stabbed to death after fight in National City

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NATIONAL CITY (CBS8/CNS) - A man was stabbed to death Saturday night following a fight in front of a 7-Eleven store in National City. 

Police were called to the scene after a report of a possible shooting or stabbing in the area of 43rd and Delta Streets at about 11:30 p.m. Officers found the stabbing victim nearby in the 200 block of North Highland Avenue. 

Eduardo Ortega, Jr., 25, of San Diego, was taken by paramedics to a local hospital, bleeding from stab wounds. He died shortly after midnight.

Witnesses told police they saw Ortega fighting with a Hispanic man before the stabbing. The suspect was described as being about six feet tall, medium build and about 30 years old.

If you have any information regarding this case, you are asked to call the National City Police Department at (619) 336-4411. 

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