HIGHGROVE (CBSLA.com) — A man was found fatally stabbed early Tuesday morning in the driveway of a Riverside County home.

Riverside County sheriff’s deputies, who were responding to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon, found the unconscious victim in the driveway of a residence in the 3200 block of Viola Court in Highgrove, according to sheriff’s Sgt. Todd Torrenti.

The man’s injuries were “consistent with a sharp instrument,” said Torrenti.

The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Anyone with information on the crime was encouraged to contact the sheriff’s Central Homicide Division at (951) 955-2777.

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