Police: Man stabs roommate to death, calls 911

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PRINCE WILLIAM CO. – A man is behind bars after, police say, he stabbed his roommate to death and then called 911.

Officers responded to the 8300 block of Rolling Road in Manassas Monday around 8:50 p.m. after 68-year-old Willie Dawson called police and said his roommate was lying bed and suffering from multiple stab wounds to her upper body.

Upon arrival, police say officers found 60-year-old Gloria Piper, of Manassas, dead.

The investigation shows Dawson and Piper were involved in an argument earlier that day. During the argument, police say Dawson stabbed Piper multiple times, ultimately killing her.

Police say Dawson was arrested and charged with murder.

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