Police: 1 man dead, another injured after dispute in Crown Heights

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A dispute in Crown Heights ended with one man dead and another man in the hospital.

Police say the incident happened before 10 a.m. inside an apartment on Union Street.

When police officers arrived they found a 48-year-old man with head trauma.

He was taken to King County Hospital but did not survive his injuries.

Investigators believe he was hit in the head with an object.

The other man involved, a 69-year-old, was also taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries and is being questioned by police.

Investigators say the man being questioned lives in the building and the other has a Virginia address.

Neither men has been identified at this time.

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