EAST VILLAGE, Manhattan — A man was stabbed to death in the East Village on Monday night, police said.
The 27-year-old victim was found with a stab wound to the stomach in front of the Jacon Riis Houses around 8:45 p.m., officials said. Emergency medical services rushed the man to Bellevue Hospital Center where he was pronounced deceased.
Police took a person of interest into custody.
No identifying information has been released for the victim or for the person in police custody.