Search continues for killer who knifed Brooklyn teen to death

Officers from the 61 Precinct probe a stabbing incident in Midwood, Brooklyn on Dec. 6, 2020.
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

Detectives continue to search for the suspect who fatally stabbed an 18-year-old man on a Brooklyn street on Sunday night.

Law enforcement sources said the homicide happened at about 5:30 p.m. on Dec. 6 in front of a home on East 21st Street between Kings Highway and Quentin Road in Midwood.

Officers from the 61st Precinct, responding to a 911 call about the incident, found Jaba Adamia, 18, of Kings Highway unconscious and unresponsive with a stab wound to his chest.

Paramedics rushed Adamia to nearby New York Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Officers at the scene of the deadly stabbing in Midwood, Brooklyn on Dec. 6, 2020.Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

As of Monday morning, police did not have information about a possible motive, or a description of the suspect responsible.

No arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing.

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