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Police: Arrest warrant issued for man after woman found stabbed to death in her Pittsburgh home

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh police have issued an arrest warrant for a man after a woman was found stabbed in her home.

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According to police, 50-year-old William L. Fitzgerald is wanted for the murder of Tarae Washington. Court documents said Fitzgerald is Washington’s estranged husband.

Washington was found handcuffed, stabbed to death in her home on Arlington Avenue in the South Side Slopes on Thursday night, police said.

Police said family members were concerned after not hearing from Washington. They went to check on her and found her unresponsive.

Anyone with information on Fitzgerald’s whereabouts is asked to call Pittsburgh police at 412-323-7800 or dial 911.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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