CENTER CITY (AP) -- Law enforcement officers are looking for the person who fatally stabbed a man at a residence in Chisago County early Friday.

Sheriff's officials say dispatchers got a call about 2:20 a.m. about a stabbing in Sunrise Township east of North Branch.

Deputies and North Branch police officers arrived and began life saving efforts. An ambulance took the victim to a nearby open area to meet a medical helicopter. But sheriff's officials say the man died before he could be transported.

The suspect fled the scene in a vehicle before law enforcement arrived.

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