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Police solve murder case of 20 year old Afghan man

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A 32-year-old Afghan has been arrested for the fatal stabbing in April of a 20-year-old compatriot in the Omonia area of central Athens.

According to police, he was nabbed on Wednesday after an Athens court issued an arrest warrant.

The stabbing occurred after a verbal altercation between the victim and the 32-year-old’s girlfriend.

Police said the victim was homeless and a drug addict. The culprit and his companion, also drug addicts, were acquainted with the victim.