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Suspect in custody after early morning stabbing

Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo man is in police custody, accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death.

The incident happened early Thursday morning at an apartment in the 1600 block of northwest 18th.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found 33-year-old Amanda Butler stabbed more than once in her upper body. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim's boyfriend, 32-year-old Jamario Oliver told police he stabbed her. He was taken to the hospital for a minor injury, but will be transported to the Potter County Jail when released.

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