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Homicide detectives are investigating the suspicious death of a child in Edmonton.

Edmonton police say officers responded to a report of a stabbing at a home in the southeastern part of the city just before 9 p.m. Monday.

They say a young girl was found with life-threatening injuries and died at the scene.

Investigators say a suspect is in custody.

Police say there is no threat to the public.

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