Man, 62, dies after stabbing in west side home

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Detroit — Police are investigating a 62-year-old man's death after a stabbing early Thursday morning on Detroit's west side.

The victim's stabbing was reported about 7:30 a.m. on the 8000 block of Ashton,  north of Tireman and west of the Southfield Freeway, said Cpl. Dan Donakowski, a Detroit Police Department spokesman.

Police say someone broke into the home and stabbed the victim "multiple times."

The Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office will determine the victim's cause of death.