Colorado altercation leads to fatal stabbing of Greenfield man

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BOULDER, Colo. (December 12, 2015)—A 26-year-old Greenfield, Indiana man was stabbed to death Saturday morning near the campus of University of Colorado, Boulder.

According to police, Sean Hudson was involved in an altercation with fellow student, 22-year-old Ian Scheurmann.

Detectives say that argument escalated into violence at an intersection just off campus.

Hudson reportedly suffered multiple stab wounds and later died.  The Boulder coroner has scheduled an autopsy for Sunday.

Colorado University Chancellor, Phillip P. DiStefano issued a statement regarding the incident: “On behalf of the entire CU-Boulder community, I want to express my condolences to the family and friends of the victim of this senseless act of violence.  I also call on our entire campus community to reject violence unilaterally as a way of resolving disputes.  As we have seen in recent months here in Colorado and around the world, it stamps out our individual hopes, dreams and aspirations, and those of our communities. “

Scheurmann remains in custody at the Boulder County Jail.

Sean Hudson was a graduate student in Social Psychology in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience.

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