Man, woman fatally stabbed in Flatbush in apparent murder-suicide

FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — A man and a woman were fatally stabbed in Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon, officials said.

The stabbing was first reported around 3:30 p.m. at 1480 Flatbush Avenue. Police are now looking at it as an apparent murder-suicide, and said a weapon was recovered at the scene.

No identifying information was immediately available. It is not yet clear what led up to the stabbing.

Neighbors say a couple lived in the apartment above a barber shop and a Little Caesars. They believe the pair had children.