JAMAICA, Queens -- A shirtless, towel-draped man was arrested Tuesday in the stabbing death of a young woman inside a Queens home, police said.
The attack happened shortly before 7 a.m. inside a basement apartment located at 95-30 134th St., police said.
Officers were called to the home about a domestic dispute. When they arrived, they found the victim -- a 27-year-old woman -- suffering from stab wounds to her shoulder and wrist, police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Video captured by PIX11 News showed officers order a man to the ground and handcuff him near the scene of the crime. A law enforcement source confirmed to PIX11 News the man is under arrest in the stabbing.
The man was seen walking along a sidewalk in the residential neighborhood without shoes or a shirt, and with a towel stained with blood wrapped around his shoulders.
Police ordered him to the ground and he was taken into custody without incident, video shows.
PIX11 News' Bill Muller and Nicole Johnson contributed to this report.AlertMe