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Person in custody following deadly stabbing in Brooklyn apartment building

Photo Mar 16, 2 08 53 PM
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

A person of interest is in custody following a violent stabbing in a Brooklyn apartment building.

According to police, at 12:03 p.m. on March 16 the NYPD responded to a 911 call regarding a man stabbed at 45 Hawthorne Street. Upon their arrival, officers found an unidentified man in his 20s with a stab wound to his neck.

The victim was stabbed initially in a second-floor hallway and made his way downstairs. Paramedics rushed the victim to Kings County Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. 

A person of interest was taken into custody, however no charges have been announced as of yet. The investigation remains ongoing.

Photo by Lloyd Mitchell
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

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