By CBSLA Staff

SHERMAN OAKS (CBSLA) – A suspect is in custody in the fatal stabbing of a 70-year-old man at a nursing facility in Sherman Oaks Thursday afternoon.

The stabbing occurred at a facility in the 15000 block of Ventura Boulevard at around 4:30 p.m.

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According to Los Angeles police, the stabbing was sparked by a dispute between the victim and suspect. After being stabbed, the victim was rushed to a hospital, where he died. He was not immediately identified.

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The suspect, a 37-year-old man, was taken into custody. His name and the charges he faces were also not immediately released.

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The exact circumstances which lead up to the dispute and stabbing were not confirmed. The relationship between the two men was also not known.