News Jose Torres charged with fatally stabbing roommate in the Bronx, NYPD says Jose Torres, of the Bronx, was arrested on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, is charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon, police said. Photo Credit: NYPD By Lauren Cook email@example.com April 20, 2016 7:27 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email The NYPD has arrested a man accused of fatally stabbing his roommate in the Bronx. Police said an argument between Jose Torres, 51, and the 58-year-old victim, who has not been identified, led to the stabbing. Police said officers who were called to a home on University Avenue near West 195th Street just after 1 a.m. on Tuesday found the victim unconscious with multiple stab wounds. He was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. Police released a sketch of Torres, who was ultimately arrested hours later, the NYPD said. Torres is charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon, they said. By Lauren Cook firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.