Man stabbed to death after alleged roommate dispute in Inwood apartment

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INWOOD, Manhattan — A man was stabbed to death after he allegedly got into a fight with his roommate Wednesday night, police said.

Police responded to a report around 10 p.m. about a stabbing at an apartment on Bennett Avenue. They found a 57-year-old man suffering from stab wounds when they arrived.

EMS pronounced the man dead on the scene. His identity has not been released pending family notification.

Police said the man allegedly got into a fight with his roommate when he was stabbed.

The roommate is in custody and being questioned by police. Two knives were recovered from the scene.

It’s unknown what started the dispute. The investigation is ongoing.

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