Cops arrested a suspect in connection to the death of a man who was stabbed in Brooklyn last week.
Police say that at 8:17 p.m. on Jan. 10, officers from the 63rd Precinct responded to a 911 call regarding a man stabbed at 2188 Flatbush Avenue. Upon their arrival, officers found 30-year-old Nessim Sahalon unconscious and unresponsive in a pool of blood with a stab wound to his chest.
Paramedics rushed Sahalon to NYC Health & Hospitals/Kings County, where he was pronounced dead. A knife was recovered from inside a potted plant near the scene.
On Jan. 17, police announced that 34-year-old Ansel Payano was arrested in connection to the stabbing. He was charged with murder and criminal possession of a weapon.