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Man, 27, dies after ‘domestic-related’ stabbing in Fifth City

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A man was fatally stabbed in the neck early Thursday in the Fifth City neighborhood on the West Side.

Eugene E. Johnson, 27, was embroiled in a “domestic-related” fight with a 41-year-old man at 12:55 a.m. inside a residential building in the 3500 block of West Fifth Avenue, according to Chicago police and the¬†Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Johnson was stabbed in the neck and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died at 1:39 a.m., authorities said. He lived in the West Side Homan Square neighborhood.

A person of interest was released from custody without being charged, police said.