TRINITY, N.C. (WGHP) — Randolph County officials are investigating a fatal stabbing in Trinity on Tuesday.

FOX8 is told the stabbing happened on Thayer Road around 5:25 p.m.

Arriving deputies found one person who had been stabbed.

Fire personnel and Randolph County EMS responded and were unable to revive the victim.

Criminal and crime scene investigators responded and are still on scene.

Deputies determined that the assault started over a dispute. The suspect and victim know each other.

The investigation is ongoing.