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Authorities: Fight at Paterson home leaves 1 man dead, another facing murder charges


PATERSON, New Jersey — Authorities say a fight between two men at a northern New Jersey home left one of them dead and the other facing charges.

Paterson police say 35-year-old Kevin Stevens was unresponsive when officers arrived at the Highland Street home early Saturday. He was taken to a hospital, but died there a short time later.

The other man, 36-year-old James Waters, has been charged with murder. But further details on the incident were not disclosed.

Authorities have not said what the men were fighting about, or if either one of them lived at the home where the altercation occurred.

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