Fight over girl in Warwick turns deadly

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Warwick police say a fight between two friends over a girl had deadly consequences Tuesday night.

According to police, 31-year-old Dwayne Brooks used a kitchen knife to stab his friend, Michael Bristow, 31, of Middletown. Police say the two men were in Brooks? Warwick apartment when a fight over a former girlfriend escalated. They say Bristow was stabbed over the heart and collapsed in the street in a pool of his own blood.

Bristow later died at the hospital.

Police say witnesses led them to Brooks, who later turned himself in.

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