SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – The Spartanburg Police Department has opened an investigation after a man was stabbed to death Sunday morning.

The department was called to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center for a man they identified as 32-year-old James Anderson of Spartanburg.

Reports state that officers initially responded to the 100 block of Fisher Avenue around 1 a.m. on Sunday following a report that several people were stabbed.

According to the report, an argument started between Anderson and his niece. It went from aa to a physical fight after the niece called her boyfriend who then confronted Anderson.

When officers arrived, Anderson was lying on the street and suffering from multiple stab wounds. He was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:01 a.m.

This is an active investigation. Stay connected with 7NEWS for updates.