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Man wanted after man found stabbed to death in his Bronx apartment building: police

Posted at 7:31 AM, Jul 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-01 07:31:03-04

OLINVILLE, Bronx – A man is being sought by police for allegedly stabbing a man in the neck and killing him, authorities said Monday.

The man wanted for allegedly stabbing a man to death in the Bronx. (NYPD)

Responding to a 911 call for an assault Sunday around 2:20 p.m., officers discovered Maxwell O’Brian, 30, unconscious and unresponsive with multiple stab wounds to his neck, according to police.

O’Brian was found inside his apartment building on White Plains Road, near East 216th Street, in the Olinville section of the Bronx, police said.

EMS responded and pronounced O’Brian dead on the scene, according to authorities.

Police have now released the above surveillance image of a man they’re looking for, asking for the public’s help in identifying the alleged attacker.

He is described as a male in his early 20s and was last seen wearing a red tank top with numbers on the front, black pants with a white belt, and black and white Adidas flip flops, police said.

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