Man in Brooklyn stabbed dead outside lounge: cops

Brooklyn stabbed scene
File photo/Adrian Childress

Brooklyn detectives are looking for the culprit who stabbed a man to death early on Saturday morning.

Police said the 61-year-old man was attacked at about 1:08 a.m. on Feb. 10 outside of 140 Graham Ave., home of the Privilege Lounge, in Williamsburg.

Officers from the 90th Precinct, in responding to a 911 call about an assault in progress, found the victim with a stab wound to his neck.

EMS rushed the wounded man to Woodhull Hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later. Police have withheld his identity, pending family notification.

Location of deadly Brooklyn stabbing
The Graham Avenue location in Williamsburg, Brooklyn where a man was stabbed to death on Feb. 10, 2024.Photo via Google Maps

Early on in the investigation, sources said, police have yet to ascertain a possible motive for the stabbing, or a description of the suspect. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information regarding the deadly stabbing can call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (for Spanish, dial 888-57-PISTA). You can also submit tips online at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls and messages are kept confidential.

The 90th Precinct had no reported homicides this year through Feb. 4, according to the most recent CompStat report.