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Surrey stabbing victim ID'd

03/19/2012 08:15 EDT | Updated 05/19/2012 05:12 EDT

Police have released the name of a man killed in a stabbing in Surrey, B.C., Saturday night.

Police say Surrey resident Jan (January) Aron Korinth, 26, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police were called to a home in the 11000 block of 168 Street at about 11 p.m. PT to reports of a stabbing.

A 36-year-old man was found suffering from head wounds. He was taken to hospital for treatment and later released.

A trail of blood led officers to an unresponsive man nearby who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say a motive has not been determined but the incident appears to be gang-related and may be a case of an attempted home invasion or break-in.

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