MOTT HAVEN, the Bronx (PIX11) — A man was stabbed to death in the Bronx Monday, police said.
The 38-year-old victim was stabbed in the chest inside a building on East 136th Street in Mott Haven around 7:30 p.m., according to the NYPD. The man was transported to a hospital and pronounced dead.
Police took a 53-year-old man into custody. He suffered cuts to his arms and was treated at a hospital, police said.
The NYPD hasn’t announced any charges against the man in custody. No additional information about the stabbing was immediately available.
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