Polk deputies investigating suspicious death in Lakeland

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LAKELAND, Fla. (WFLA) – Polk County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a suspicious death that occurred on Friday evening in Lakeland.

PCSO received a call of a stabbing on Country Place Road just before 11 p.m. on Friday.

Investigators say that Gabriel Gamino, 32, got into an argument with an unidentified male in his front yard. According to PCSO, the man struck Gamino during the argument and fled the scene.

Gamino was able to walk to a neighbor’s house, who called 911.

When deputies arrived at the scene, they found with a face injury. He was taken to Lakeland Regional Health, where he later died.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Heartland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS.

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