Man allegedly stabbed brother to death in Lower East Side apartment

Police line tape. Crime scene investigation. Forensic science.

Police line tape. Crime scene investigation. Forensic science.

LOWER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — A 50-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly stabbing his brother to death in their Lower East Side apartment, police said.

Wilson Au, 61, was found with a stab wound to the stomach inside his apartment in the Alfred E. Smith Houses shortly before 3 p.m. Saturday, officials said. He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The victim’s brother, 50-year-old Triquang Au, was arrested on charges of murder and criminal possession of a weapon.

It’s not clear if he has an attorney who can comment on the charges.

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