Man found fatally stabbed near Staten Island Yankees ballpark: NYPD

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ST. GEORGE, Staten Island – Police said a man was fatally stabbed on a bench near the Yankees minor league stadium on Staten Island early Thursday.

Police investigate on Aug. 4, 2016, the fatal stabbing of a man in Staten Island. (Air11)

Police investigate on Aug. 4, 2016, the fatal stabbing of a man in Staten Island. (Air11)

The NYPD said it happened in an isolated area between Richmond County Bank Ballpark and Staten Island Ferry Terminal just after 2 a.m.

The victim who is 30 years old was stabbed multiple times in the torso, according to police.

EMS pronounced him dead at the scene.

Police have not released the identity of the victim.

The NYPD has one person in custody being questioned.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

The Staten Island Yankees, a minor league affiliate of the Bronx Bombers, play at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark.