UNION COUNTY, N.C. -- Union County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead following a stabbing incident in Union County Wednesday night.

According to deputies, officers responded to a call in the 4800 block of Waxhaw Indian Trail Road in Matthews.

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Upon arrival, deputies found the victim inside the residence. EMS said the stabbing victim was deceased from an apparent stab wound. Deputies later identified the person deceased as 32-year-old Steven Nicotera.

Deputies say the victim and another man were involved in a dispute that resulted in the fatal stabbing.

Those with information on the incident is asked to call 704-283-3789.