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'Person of interest' released in stabbing investigation

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FITZGERALD, GA (WALB) -

Fitzgerald Police say a person of interest has been released after questioning in the stabbing case of 30 year old Samantha Wheeles.

She was found dead on the floor of a room at the Uptown Motel Sunday. She had been stabbed 14 times.

Investigators believe she was killed late Friday night or early Saturday morning.

The Fitzgerald Police Chief says no charges have been filed yet.

A memorial service for Wheeles was held Thursday night.

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