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A woman was sent to the hospital where she later died Thursday morning after reportedly being stabbed in Santa Clarita.

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UPDATE (7:15 p.m.): Sheriffs officials have located Dorsey in Neenach and crisis negotiators have arrived on scene to negotiate with the barricaded suspect and bring this event to a peaceful conclusion, according to Sheriffs officials.

UPDATE (8:45 a.m.): Sheriff’s officials are looking for James Dorsey, 41, the estranged husband who is believed to be the suspect who allegedly killed Michelle Dorsey in Santa Clarita, according to LASD Homicide Lt. Barry Hall.

The suspect has fled the scene in the victim’s car, a 2013 white four-door Chevrolet Malibu, with a California plate 7ALF904, according to officials on scene.

Dorsey is described as a male white, 5’6″, weighing 165 pounds, according to Sheriff’s officials.

Around 5:10 a.m. Thursday, first responders received reports of a stabbing in the 22800 block of Fir Court in Saugus, said Miguel Ornelas, a dispatch supervisor for the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

“We got the call from Sheriff’s for a stabbing,” Ornelas said. The victim was transported to a local hospital in Santa Clarita where she was pronounced dead, according to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) officials.

The Dorsey’s three children were in the home at the time of the assault, but were unharmed, according to Hall.

Dorsey is considered to be armed and dangerous.

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Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website.

If anyone sees a vehicle matching the wanted suspect’s, call 9-1-1, and do not approach Dorsey, according to Sheriff’s officials.

Ed. Note: This is a breaking news story, more information will be added as it becomes available.

Ed. Note: This story has been updated to include homicide information from the LASD.

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