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Pregnant woman stabbed by boyfriend, unborn baby dies in the Bronx, NYPD says

The 30-year-old man turned himself in, police said.

A pregnant woman was stabbed several times early

A pregnant woman was stabbed several times early Tuesday, is in critical condition and her unborn baby was killed, police said. Photo Credit: Diana Colapietro

A man stabbed his pregnant girlfriend, killing her unborn child, early Tuesday morning in the Bronx, police said.

The 30-year-old man, who was not immediately identified, turned himself in after stabbing his girlfriend multiple times inside an apartment on Walton Avenue, between East 164th and East 165th streets, at about 12:30 a.m., police said.

The woman, also 30 years old, was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln, where she is in critical condition and her baby was pronounced dead, police said. It was not immediately clear if the man was the father of the child.

The man was in custody but charges had not been filed as of Tuesday morning.

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