Man dies after stabbing; houseguest in custody

A 71-year-old man who was stabbed about 10:30 a.m. Saturday in a home near Federal Way died hours later in a Seattle hospital, the King County Sheriff's Department reported.

According to the Sheriff’s Department:

The incident took place in the 4800 block of South 288th Street . Witnesses saw someone run from the house with a knife . Deputies arrested the suspect, a man in his 20s, nearby.

KOMO News reported that the suspect was staying at the victim’s home. It was not clear how they knew each other.