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SC high school student stabbed to death after game

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LEXINGTON, S.C. -

A South Carolina high school student has been stabbed to death during a fight after a high school basketball game.

Lexington Police Lt. Matt Davis says police were called to a restaurant just before 10 p.m. Monday after the Lexington-Dutch Fork basketball game.

Davis says 17-year-old Davon Capers was stabbed during the fight and later died at a hospital.

Police are investigating the death as a homicide. No arrests have been made. Davis says the fight stemmed from the basketball game between the two schools.

Capers was a senior linebacker on Dutch Fork's state championship football team.

The Lexington Police Department is asking anyone with any information about this case to contact the Lexington Police Department at 359-6260 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

Assistant principal at Dutch Fork,Sarah Longshore, tweeted: "May angels walk with Davon today and always. Wishing peace for his family, friends, teachers, teammates, and classmates. RIP."

So far no arrests have been made.

Associated Press contributed to this article.

 

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