News Man, 73, found dead with stab wound to neck in Bronx apartment, police say Owen Dillard was discovered in his apartment by his fiancee, police said. Police are searching for a 73-year-old man's killer after he was found stabbed to death in his apartment. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne By Nicole Levy email@example.com Updated June 12, 2018 12:11 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email A man in his seventies was found dead in his Bronx apartment with stab wounds to his neck Monday night, police said. Owen Dillard, 73, was discovered unconscious and unresponsive in his apartment on Beekman Avenue, just south of St. Mary’s Park, around 8:30 p.m. His 60-year-old fiancee found him, according to the NYPD. FDNY officials arrived at the Mott Haven apartment before the police. Paramedics pronounced Dillard dead at the scene. Family members told ABC7 news Dillard had recently won a $50,000 lottery jackpot. New York Lottery officials did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Police are investigating, and the medical examiner will determine the cause of death. By Nicole Levy firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.